AroCell announces today that the Japanese Patent Office has issued a Notice of Allowance in the patent application No. 2016-541139 with the title “Monoclonal anti-TK1 antibodies”.
The patent application relates to AroCell’s proprietary monoclonal antibodies used for determining the Thymidine kinase 1 concentration in serum samples. These antibodies are used in the AroCell TK 210 ELISA kit.
“We are delighted that we have got a Notice of Allowance in Japan for this patent application. This means that the chance is high for the patent to be granted in the near future. This will reinforce our patent position and attractiveness as a business partner in Asia. We will continue to develop our portfolio of proprietary assets to further expand its business opportunities and to support our product AroCell TK 210 ELISA,” says Michael Brobjer, CEO AroCell.