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The University of Central Florida Research Foundation has been awarded

Canon has been awarded US Patent No. 8,466,272, "Probe set and method for identifying HLA allele."
Mamoru Tsukada has been named as inventor on the patent.

X-Body of Waltham, Mass., has received US Patent No.

Besides the new InnoStamp arrayer, which relies on magnetic stamps to print arrays, the French company plans to launch an infrared version of its InnoScan 710 scanner.

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Northwestern University, Affymetrix, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

Scientists from France's Université Paris-Diderot and CNRS developed the method and founded the company, which is seeking industrial partners to help further develop and commercialize a device that uses the technology to perform real-time PCR, isothermal PCR, and melting curve analysis.

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Fujifilm, Johns Hopkins University, University of Idaho, Affymetrix, Life Technologies, Institute for Systems Biology, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Suntory, Luminex, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite de Nantes, University of Florida, Illumina

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USPTO Publishes Seven RNAi-Related Patent Applications

Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.

Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.

With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.