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IP Update: 23andMe, Strand Life Sciences among Recent Bioinformatics Patent Winners


Title: Computational methods for transcription factor binding site analysis

US Patent Number: 8,666,670

Assignee: Not Listed

Inventor: Michael Chou, David Geshwind

Title: Processing data from genotyping chips

US Patent Number: 8,645,343

Assignee: 23andMe

Inventors: Alexander Wong, Oleksiy Khomenko, Serge Saxonov, Brian Thomas Naughton, Lawrence Hon

Title: Method for predicting organ toxicity and a system thereof

US Patent Number: 8,645,075

Assignee: Strand Life Sciences

Inventors: Kalyanasundaram Subramanian, Sowmya Raghavan, Anupama Rajan Bhat, and others

The Scan

Harvard Team Report One-Time Base Editing Treatment for Motor Neuron Disease in Mice

A base-editing approach restored SMN levels and improved motor function in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy, a new Science paper reports.

International Team Examines History of North American Horses

Genetic and other analyses presented in Science find that horses spread to the northern Rockies and Great Plains by the first half of the 17th century.

New Study Examines Genetic Dominance Within UK Biobank

Researchers analyze instances of genetic dominance within UK Biobank data, as they report in Science.

Cell Signaling Pathway Identified as Metastasis Suppressor

A new study in Nature homes in on the STING pathway as a suppressor of metastasis in a mouse model of lung cancer.