Gentel and Van Andel Receive Patent for GlycoProtein Profiling Technology | GenomeWeb

Proteomics firm Gentel Biosciences and Van Andel Research Institute said this week that they've been granted a US patent covering a technique for profiling changes in the glycosylation of proteins captured on an antibody array slide.

The patent, number 7,838,634, covers a "high-throughput method of screening for a biomarker indicative of a disease" and includes "methods utilizing a microarray to measure the glycan level of a protein."

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