Document Type

Patent

Abstract

The present invention provides materials and methods to induce cell death by methuosis, a non-apoptotic cell death mechanism. Small molecules herein are useful for treating cell proliferation disorders or anomalies, particularly, but not exclusively, cancer. Methods related to the research and pharmaceutical use of the small molecules are also provided herein.

Patent Country

US

Patent Number

US9028796

Publication Date

5-12-2015

Assignee(s)

The University of Toledo

Application Number

14/001313

Filing Date

February 2012

Primary Class

424/1.11

Secondary Class

424/94.1; 435/366; 435/375; 514/339; 546/277.4

Rights

These materials are free of copyright restrictions and are in the public domain within the United States only. The USPTO reserves the right to assert copyright protection internationally.

Institution

The University of Toledo

Repository

University of Toledo Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives

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