ABgene (Thermo Fisher) of Surrey, UK, has been awarded US Patent No. D679,830, "PCR multiwell plate."

Simon May, Jeffrey Coulling, Clive Harrison, and Nicola Burbidge are named as inventors.

The patent claim the ornamental design for a PCR multiwell plate, according to its abstract.


US Patent No. 8,415,141, "Enclosed unit for rapid detection of a target nucleic acid amplification product," has been awarded to an undisclosed party.

Qimin You, Lin Hu, Jiayong Gu, and Qinhao Yu, all of Hangzhou, China, are named as inventors.

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