US Patent 8,214,155. Methods for analysis of microRNA. Inventors: Bernard Michot, Olivier Delfour, David Vilanova, Jerome Ciuti, Florent Denoual. Assignee: Cepheid
Describes a method for identifying the biological functions and/or more reliable interaction targets of microRNAs using functional clustering and distance matrices.
US Patent 8,209,130. Sequence assembly. Inventors: Caleb Kennedy, Gregory J. Porreca. Assignee: Good Start Genetics
Describes a method for assembling and aligning sequence reads in order to identify mutations.
US Patent 8,200,440. System, method, and computer software product for genotype determination using probe array data. Inventors: Earl A. Hubbell, Simon Cawley. Assignee: Affymetrix
Describes a method of analyzing data from processed images of biological probe arrays in order to determine genotype information.
US Patent 8,200,439. Computer aided ligand-based and receptor-based drug design utilizing molecular shape and electrostatic complementarity. Inventors: Randy J. Zauhar, William J. Welsh. Assignee: N/S
Describes a method for computer-aided molecule design that uses shape similarity and electrostatic complementarity of molecules to compare compounds with each other and ligands with receptors.
US Patent 8,190,371. Methods and applications for target quantification. Inventors: Hatim T. Allawi, Victor Lyamichev, Rex Piper. Assignee: Third Wave Technologies
Describes methods and software applications for quantifying targets in experimental samples by collecting and processing signal data from the sample and two controls.
US Patent 8,189,884. Methods for assessing molecular expression of subcellular molecules. Inventors: Ali Can, Michael John Gerdes, Musodiq Olatayo Bello, Xiaodong Tao. Assignee: General Electric Company
Describes image processing and analysis methods for quantifying expression levels and distribution of proteins or other biological markers in biological samples.