Maurizio D Poeta

from Mount Sinai, NY
Age ~55

Maurizio Poeta Phones & Addresses

  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • Roxbury, NY
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • 1113 Starwood Ct, Charleston, SC 29412 (843) 795-9837
  • 1109 Sabrina Cir, Charleston, SC 29412 (843) 795-7215
  • Durham, NC


Us Patents

Methods For The Diagnosis And Treatment Of Fungal Infections Caused By Microorganisms Producing Glucosylceramide

View page
US Patent:
2008001, Jan 17, 2008
May 23, 2007
Appl. No.:
Maurizio Poeta - Charleston SC,
Chiara Luberto - Charleston SC,
Talar Kechichian - Glendale CA,
International Classification:
A61K 39/395
A61P 43/00
G01N 33/566
US Classification:
424130100, 436501000
Methods for the diagnosis and treatment of fungal infections caused by microorganisms producing glucosylceramide are provided. In particular, methods for diagnosing or predicting dissemination of a fungal infection from the lungs to the blood stream of a patient are provided. Methods for treating a fungal infection and/or preventing the dissemination of a fungal infection from the lungs to the blood stream or to other organs of a patient, and methods for preventing or treating a fungal infection in a patient by administering a therapeutically effective amount of a fungal glucosylceramide synthase inhibitor to a patient. Such methods are particularly useful for use with patients at risk to develop fungal infections, such as HIV or cancer patients, patients hospitalized in intensive care units, or patients receiving immunosuppressive drugs such as transplant patients.
Maurizio D Poeta from Mount Sinai, NY, age ~55 Get Report