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IP Update: New York University, Microsoft among Recent Bioinformatics Patent Winners


Title: Methods, computer-accessible medium, and systems for generating a genome wide haplotype sequence

US Patent Number: 8,718,951

Assignee: New York University

Inventors: Bhubaneswar Mishra, Thomas Anantharaman, Sang Lim, Pierre Franquin

Title: Methods and apparatus for identification of disease associated mutations

US Patent Number: 8,718,950

Assignee: The Medical College of Wisconsin

Inventors: Elizabeth Worthey, David Dimmock

Title: Determination of copy number variations using binomial probability calculations

US Patent Number: 8,712,697

Assignee: Ariosa Diagnostics

Inventors: Craig Struble, John Stuelpnagel

Title: Method, system, and computer program product for scoring theoretical peptides

US Patent Number: 8,712,695

Assignee: DH Technologies Development

Inventors: Ignat Shilov, Sean Seymour, Ron Bonner, Alpesh Patel

Title: Shift-invariant predictions

US Patent Number: 8,706,421

Assignee: Microsoft Corporation

Inventors: Nebojsa Jojic, David Heckerman, Noah Aaron Zaitlen, Manuel Gomez

Title: Method and system for computing and integrating genetic and environmental health risks for a personal genome

US Patent Number: 8,700,337

Assignee: The Board of Trustees, Stanford University

Inventors: Joel Dudley, Atul Butte, Alexander Morgan

Title: Method and systems for reconstructing genomic common ancestors

US Patent Number: 8,700,334

Assignee: International Business Machines

Inventor: Laxmi Parida

Title: Method and system for analysis of flow cytometry data using support vector machines

US Patent Number: 8,682,810

Assignee: Health Discovery Corporation

Inventor: Hong Zhang

Title: Predictive model for use in sequencing-by-synthesis

US Patent Number: 8,666,678

Assignee: Life Technologies

Inventors: Melville Davey, Michael Meyer

The Scan

Transcriptomic, Epigenetic Study Appears to Explain Anti-Viral Effects of TB Vaccine

Researchers report in Science Advances on an interferon signature and long-term shifts in monocyte cell DNA methylation in Bacille Calmette-Guérin-vaccinated infant samples.

DNA Storage Method Taps Into Gene Editing Technology

With a dual-plasmid system informed by gene editing, researchers re-wrote DNA sequences in E. coli to store Charles Dickens prose over hundreds of generations, as they recount in Science Advances.

Researchers Model Microbiome Dynamics in Effort to Understand Chronic Human Conditions

Investigators demonstrate in PLOS Computational Biology a computational method for following microbiome dynamics in the absence of longitudinally collected samples.

New Study Highlights Role of Genetics in ADHD

Researchers report in Nature Genetics on differences in genetic architecture between ADHD affecting children versus ADHD that persists into adulthood or is diagnosed in adults.