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Recent Patents of Interest in Proteomics

US Patent No. 8,574,860. Biomarkers for the detection and screening of down syndrome. Inventors: Eleftherios Diamandis; Jane Cho; Eduardo Martinez Morillo. Assignee: University Health Network

Covers assays for screening for risk of Down syndrome by measuring the level of at least one biomarker selected from mucin 13, bile salt-activated lipase, dipeptidyl peptidase 4, carboxypeptidase A1, amyloid precursor protein, or tenascin-C.

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