Philips has been awarded US Patent No. 8,815,162, "Microelectronic sensor device for DNA detection."
Erik Vossenaar, Marc Ponjee, Hendrik Stapert, and Mark Johnson are named as inventors.
Ibis Biosciences has been awarded US Patent No. 8,815,513, "Method for rapid detection and identification of bioagents in epidemiological and forensic investigations."