Patents by Inventor Jose F. Caro

Jose F. Caro 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: 5965521
    Abstract: This invention provides a method for optimizing the administration of leptin receptor ligands to a mammal in need of such treatment. More specifically, this invention provides an improved method of delivering leptin receptor ligands to a mammal in need of such treatment comprising pulsatile or peak delivery of leptin receptor ligands to treat obesity and related conditions, including hyperglucocorticoidinemia, fertility or delayed puberty, and/or growth hormone deficiencies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 1997
    Date of Patent: October 12, 1999
    Assignee: Eli Lilly Company
    Inventors: Thomas W. Stephens, Mark L. Heiman, Jose F. Caro