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IP Roundup: AIST, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Intel, Agilent Technologies, and Others


Title: Variable pitch array spotter.
Patent Number: 8,663,577
Filed: April 17, 2009
Lead Inventor: Hiroki Aoki, Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

Title: Use of representations of DNA for genetic analysis.
Patent Number: 8,663,917
Filed: March 30, 2005
Lead Inventor: Michael Wigler, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Title: Enzymatic signal generation and detection of binding complexes in stationary fluidic chip.
Patent Number: 8,664,008
Filed: July 6, 2012
Lead Inventor: David Liu, Intel

Title: Probes for specific analysis of nucleic acids.
Patent Number: 8,664,164
Filed: May 16, 2012
Lead Inventor: Olof Ericsson, Agilent Technologies

Title: Optical Biosensors
Patent Number: 8,664,363
Filed: Jan. 24, 2008
Lead Inventor: Carnegie Mellon University

The Scan

Positive Framing of Genetic Studies Can Spark Mistrust Among Underrepresented Groups

Researchers in Human Genetics and Genomics Advances report that how researchers describe genomic studies may alienate potential participants.

Small Study of Gene Editing to Treat Sickle Cell Disease

In a Novartis-sponsored study in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers found that a CRISPR-Cas9-based treatment targeting promoters of genes encoding fetal hemoglobin could reduce disease symptoms.

Gut Microbiome Changes Appear in Infants Before They Develop Eczema, Study Finds

Researchers report in mSystems that infants experienced an enrichment in Clostridium sensu stricto 1 and Finegoldia and a depletion of Bacteroides before developing eczema.

Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment Specificity Enhanced With Stem Cell Editing

A study in Nature suggests epitope editing in donor stem cells prior to bone marrow transplants can stave off toxicity when targeting acute myeloid leukemia with immunotherapy.