Patents by Inventor Cristiano Cammia

Cristiano Cammia has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20050143927
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for estimating or predicting anti-tumor activity of a compound and for estimating or predicting the tumor growth in mammals; the estimation comprises a) measuring the tumor weight in time; b) measuring the concentration of the compound in time; c) calculating kinetic parameters of the tumor growth: -a parameter (L0), representative of the portion of tumor cells present at the instant t0=0 that succeeds in taking root and in starting tumor cells proliferation in the mammals; -an index (?0) of the production rate of tumor cells during an exponential phase of tumor growth; -an index (?1) of tumor cells mass produced in the time unit during a linear phase of the tumor growth; and pharmacodynamic parameters: -an index (K1) of tumor cells death rate; -an index (K2) of the potency of the compound; and d) calculating tumor growth curves.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 15, 2004
    Publication date: June 30, 2005
    Applicants: Pharmacia Italia S.p.A., Universita Degli Studi Di Pavia
    Inventors: Cristiano Cammia, Giuseppe DeNicolao, Italo Poggesi, Maurizio Rocchetti