Method of using abscisic acid to treat diseases and disorders

dc.contributor.assigneeVirginia Tech Intellectual Properties, Inc.en
dc.contributor.inventorBassaganya-Riera, Josepen
dc.contributor.inventorGuri, Amir J.en
dc.contributor.inventorHontecillas, Raquelen
dc.date.accessed2016-08-19en
dc.date.accessioned2016-08-24T17:55:10Zen
dc.date.available2016-08-24T17:55:10Zen
dc.date.filed2010-02-25en
dc.date.issued2013-02-05en
dc.description.abstractMethods and compositions for treating inflammatory bowel disease, gastrointestinal inflammation and maintaining normal gut health are described. These methods of the invention involve the administration of abscisic acid in amounts sufficient to alter the expression or activity of PPAR gamma in a cell. Also described are methods for suppressing the expression of cellular adhesion molecules in the gut and methods for increasing CTLA-4 expression on CD4+ T cells through administration of abscisic acid.en
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen
dc.identifier.applicationnumber12712899en
dc.identifier.patentnumber8367727en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/72689en
dc.identifier.urlhttp://pimg-fpiw.uspto.gov/fdd/27/677/083/0.pdfen
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.publisherUnited States Patent and Trademark Officeen
dc.subject.cpcA23L1/30en
dc.subject.cpcA61K31/19en
dc.subject.cpcA61K31/192en
dc.subject.cpcA61K45/06en
dc.subject.cpcA61K2300/00en
dc.subject.uspc514/557en
dc.titleMethod of using abscisic acid to treat diseases and disordersen
dc.typePatenten
dc.type.dcmitypeTexten
dc.type.patenttypeutilityen
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