Roche has been awarded US Patent No. 8,652,811, "Dry composition of reaction compounds with stabilized polymerase."
Thomas Metzler, Tobias Haslinger, Annette Peceny, and Harald Sobek are named as inventors.
Roche has also been awarded US Patent No. 8,652,775, "Alkyl amines improve detection of components of formaldehyde-fixed biological samples."