IP Watch: Recent Patents Related to PCR, Nucleic Acid Amplification, and Sample Prep | GenomeWeb

The University of California and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto have been awarded US Patent No. 7,811,986, "Genes from the 20Q13 amplicon and their uses."

Joe Gray, Colin Collins, Soo-in Hwang, Tony Godfrey, David Kowbel, and Johanna Rommens are listed as inventors on the patent.

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Pacific Biosciences is hosting a competition in which researchers are vying to win free sequencing for an organism with the most interesting genome.

An opinion piece appearing in Newsday likens familial DNA searches to stop-and-frisk policies.

The San people of Africa have drawn up a code of conduct for researchers, according to the Conversation.

In Nature this week: genotypes linked to hip osteoarthritis, and more.