Search International and National Patent Collections

1. (WO2018204848) OCULAR APPLICATIONS OF MATRIX BOUND VESICLES (MBVS)

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/204848    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/031190
Publication Date: Fri Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Sat May 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: A61K 35/12
Applicants: UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH - OF THE COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION
Inventors: BADYLAK, Stephen F.
FAUST, Anne E.
HUSSEY, George S.
VAN DER MERWE, Yolandi
STEKETEE, Michael Brandt
Title: OCULAR APPLICATIONS OF MATRIX BOUND VESICLES (MBVS)
Abstract:
Methods are disclosed herein for increasing retinal ganglion cell survival in a subject in need thereof. These methods include selecting a subject in need of increased retinal ganglion cell survival, and administering a therapeutically effective amount of isolated nanovesicles derived from an extracellular matrix (MBVs) to the subject.