Patents by Inventor Judith Pratt

Judith Pratt 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: 20070074295
    Abstract: There are provided isolated polynucleotide fragments for use in diagnosing and/or developing treatments for schizophrenia. Further provided is a method for diagnosing schizophrenia using one or more polynucleotides disclosed herein. Also provided is a method for screening a compound which regulates expression of a schizophrenia-related gene. Also provided is a chronic animal model of schizophrenia that mimics the functional deficits observed in patients and methods for producing the animal model comprising the administration of PCP to the animal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2006
    Publication date: March 29, 2007
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Susan Cochran, Gary Paterson, Yoshitaka Ohashi, Brian Morris, Judith Pratt
  • Publication number: 20060199978
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel treatments for schizophrenia, based on the concept of identifying agents capable of selectively binding to the serotonin 5-HT7 and muscarinic M4 receptors and the use of such compounds in treating schizophrenia. The present invention also relates to novel amidine compounds for treating schizophrenia, a method of manufacturing such compounds, pharmaceutical formulations comprising said compounds, as well as medical uses and methods of treatment using said compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2004
    Publication date: September 7, 2006
    Inventors: Dimitrios Lizos, Clare McKerchar, John Murphy, Yasuyuki Shiigi, Colin Suckling, Hiroshi Yasumatsu, Shen-ze Zhou, Judith Pratt, Brian Morris
  • Publication number: 20030175741
    Abstract: There are provided isolated polynucleotide fragments for use in diagnosing and/or developing treatments for schizophrenia. Further provided is a method for diagnosing schizophrenia using one or more polynucleotides disclosed herein. Also provided is a method for screening a compound which regulates expression of a schizophrenia-related gene. Also provided is a chronic animal model of schizophrenia that mimics the functional deficits observed in patients and methods for producing the animal model comprising the administration of PCP to the animal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2003
    Publication date: September 18, 2003
    Inventors: Susan Cochran, Gary Paterson, Yoshitaka Ohashi, Brian Morris, Judith Pratt