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Publication numberWO2006028645 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberPCT/US2005/028564
Publication dateSep 18, 2008
Filing dateAug 12, 2005
Priority dateSep 2, 2004
Also published asUS20060052304, WO2006028645A2, WO2006028645B1
Publication numberPCT/2005/28564, PCT/US/2005/028564, PCT/US/2005/28564, PCT/US/5/028564, PCT/US/5/28564, PCT/US2005/028564, PCT/US2005/28564, PCT/US2005028564, PCT/US200528564, PCT/US5/028564, PCT/US5/28564, PCT/US5028564, PCT/US528564, WO 2006/028645 A3, WO 2006028645 A3, WO 2006028645A3, WO-A3-2006028645, WO2006/028645A3, WO2006028645 A3, WO2006028645A3
InventorsDennis R Stewart
ApplicantBas Medical Inc, Dennis R Stewart
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: Patentscope, Espacenet
Method for remodeling bone and related sutures
WO 2006028645 A3
Abstract
The invention relates to the discovery that relaxin receptors exist in bone and related sutures. As such, bone can be remodeled, repaired, removed or grown. Particularly, the invention pertains to a method for modifying a target bone by administering a relaxin compound which binds to relaxin receptors and by monitoring a change in the target bone. The invention further encompasses methods of modifying the height of a human subject.
Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1 *STEINETZ ET AL.: "Relations of growth hormone, steroids, and relaxin in the transformation of pubic joint cartilage to ligament in hypophysectomized mice", ENDOCRINOL., vol. 76, no. 5, 1965, pages 876 - 882
Classifications
International ClassificationA61K38/00
Cooperative ClassificationA61K38/2221, A61K38/1709
European ClassificationA61K38/17A2, A61K38/22C
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