Patents by Inventor Lesley INKER

Lesley INKER 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: 20170276669
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the field of nephrology. More specifically, the present invention provides methods and compositions useful for more precisely estimating glomerular filtration rate (GFR). In a specific embodiment, a method for calculating the estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) in a patient comprises the steps of (a) measuring the level of one or more metabolites using mass spectrometry from a blood sample obtained from the patient; and (b) calculating the eGFR using an algorithm that utilizes the measured levels of the one or more metabolites.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2015
    Publication date: September 28, 2017
    Inventors: Josef CORESH, Andrew LEVEY, Lesley INKER