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IP Roundup: Canon, Brainco Biopharma, Affymetrix, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Harvard, and Others


Title: Ejection liquid, ejection method, method for forming liquid droplets, liquid ejection cartridge and ejection apparatus.
Patent Number: 8,833,363
Filed: Dec. 14, 2010
Lead Inventor: Yohei Masada, Canon

Title: Genotyping tool for improving the prognostic and clinical management of MS patients.
Patent Number: 8,835,111
Filed: March 12, 2010
Lead Inventor: David Arteta, Brainco Biopharma

Title: Methods of analysis of allelic imbalance.
Patent Number: 8,835,116
Filed: Nov. 2, 2012
Lead Inventor: Giulia Kennedy, Affymetrix

Title: Methods and compositions for selective labeling of different biotinylated targets within multicolor or multilabel assays.
Patent Number: 8,835,125
Filed: Dec. 16, 2011
Lead Inventor: Robert Kuimelis, Affymetrix

Title: Production of nucleic acid.
Patent Number: 8,835,148
Filed: Oct. 7, 2010
Lead Inventor: Arvydas Janulaitis, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Title: Screening assays and methods.
Patent Number: 8,835,187
Filed: Aug. 6, 2013
Lead Inventor: Christopher Love, Harvard University

Title: Sensor array and a method of manufacturing the same.
Patent Number: 8,835,247
Filed: May 11, 2009
Lead Inventor: Michel DeLangen, NXP

Title: Digital counting of individual molecules by stochastic attachment of diverse labels.
Patent Number: 8,835,358
Filed: Dec. 15, 2010
Lead Inventor: Stephen Fodor, Cellular Research

Title: Signal encoding and decoding in multiplexed biochemical assays
Patent Number: 8,838,394
Filed: Feb. 1, 2013
Lead Inventor: Emil Kartalov, California Institute of Technology

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