Patents by Inventor Friedhelm Hildebrandt

Friedhelm Hildebrandt 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).

  • Patent number: 7517648
    Abstract: The present invention relates to Nephronophthisis, in particular to the NPHP5 protein (nephrocystin-5) and nucleic acids encoding the NPHP5 protein. The present invention also provides assays for the detection of NPHP5 polymorphisms and mutations associated with disease states.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2005
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2009
    Assignee: The Regents of the University of Michigan
    Inventors: Friedhelm Hildebrandt, Edgar A. Otto, Hemant Khanna, Anand Swaroop
  • Patent number: 7253271
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the BSND (barttin) protein and nucleic acids encoding the BSND protein. The present invention provides assays for the detection of BSND and barttin polymorphisms and mutations associated with disease states.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2002
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2007
    Assignee: Regents of the University of Michigan
    Inventors: Friedhelm Hildebrandt, Thomas J. Jentsch
  • Publication number: 20050214864
    Abstract: The present invention relates to Nephronophthisis, in particular to the NPHP5 protein (nephrocystin-5) and nucleic acids encoding the NPHP5 protein. The present invention also provides assays for the detection of NPHP5 polymorphisms and mutations associated with disease states.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2005
    Publication date: September 29, 2005
    Applicant: The Regents of the University of Michigan
    Inventors: Friedhelm Hildebrandt, Edgar Otto, Hemant Khanna, Anand Swaroop
  • Publication number: 20040096922
    Abstract: The present invention relates to Nephronophthisis, in particular to the NPHP4 protein (nephroretinin or nephrocystin-4) and nucleic acids encoding the NPHP4 protein. The present invention also provides assays for the detection of NPHP4, and assays for detecting nephroretinin and inversin polymorphisms and mutations associated with disease states.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 26, 2003
    Publication date: May 20, 2004
    Applicant: The Regents of the University of Michigan
    Inventors: Friedhelm Hildebrandt, Edgar Otto, Julia Hoefele, Rainer Ruf, Adelheid M. Mueller, Karl S. Hiller, Matthias T.F. Wolf, Maria J. Schuermann, Achim Becker
  • Publication number: 20040023234
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the BSND (barttin) protein and nucleic acids encoding the BSND protein. The present invention provides assays for the detection of BSND and barttin polymorphisms and mutations associated with disease states.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2002
    Publication date: February 5, 2004
    Inventors: Friedhelm Hildebrandt, Thomas J. Jentsch