Recent Patents in Bioinformatics, August — September 2011
US Patent 8,019,553. Method of modeling for drug design, evaluation, and prescription in the treatment of disease. Inventor: Michael Goldstein.
Describes an immunodynamic model that simulates the interactions between infection, immune response, and treatment in infectious diseases.
US Patent 8,014,953. RNA surveillance among curated proteins. Inventors: Steven E. Brenner, Richard E. Green, Tyler R. Hillman. Assignee: The Regents of the University of California.