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IP Roundup: Andalyze, Affymetrix, IBM


Title: Sensor housing and reagent chemistry.
Patent Number: 8,815,156
Filed: July 19, 2010
Lead Inventor: Debapriya Mazumdar, Andalyze

Title: Combinatorial affinity selection.
Patent Number: 8,815,510
Filed: Feb. 17, 2012
Lead Inventor: Stephen Fodor, Affymetrix

Title: Magnetic nanoparticle detection across a membrane.
Patent Number: 8,815,610
Filed: Oct. 15, 2010
Lead Inventor: David Berman, IBM

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