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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

Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.

In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.

India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.

A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.