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IP Roundup: Aushon Biosystems, U of California, Agilent, Affymetrix, Philips, and Ajjer


Title: Method of and system for applying blocking material to assay substrates.
Patent Number: 8,685,486
Filed: Aug. 10, 2011
Lead Inventor: Kevin Oliver, Aushon Biosystems

Title: Cellular microarrays for screening differentiation factors.
Patent Number: 8,685,638
Filed: Jan. 19, 2006
Lead Inventor: Sangeeta Bhatia, University of California

Title: Allele-specific copy number measurement using single nucleotide polymorphism and DNA arrays.
Patent Number: 8,685,642
Filed: July 30, 2007
Lead Inventor: Nicholas Sampas, Agilent Technologies

Title: Highly multiplexed particle-based assays.
Patent Number: 8,685,753
Filed: Jan. 10, 2012
Lead Inventor: Jason Martin, Affymetrix

Title: Microarray characterization system and method.
Patent Number: 8,686,376
Filed: June 23, 2009
Lead Inventor: Reinhold Wimberger-Friedl, Philips

Title: Analysis of arrays by laser induced breakdown spectroscopy.
Patent Number: 8,687,189
Filed: Feb. 26, 2009
Lead Inventor: Anoop Agrawal, Ajjer

The Scan

Steps for Quick Review

The US Food and Drug Administration is preparing for the quick review of drugs and vaccines for the Omicron variant, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Moving Away From Using Term 'Race'

A new analysis finds that geneticists are using the term "race" in their papers less than in years past, as Science reports.

Point of the Program

The Guardian writes that some scientists have called the design of a UK newborn sequencing program into question.

Science Papers Present Multi-Omic Analysis of Lung Cells, Regulation of Cardiomyocyte Proliferation

In Science this week: a multi-omic analysis of lung cells focuses on RIT1-regulated pathways, and more.