US Patent No. 8,895,241

Aptamers for Clostridium difficile diagnostics
Dec 04, 2014

SomaLogic has been awarded US Patent No. 8,895,241, "Aptamers for Clostridium difficile diagnostics."

Urs Ochsner, Evaldas Katilius, and Nebojsa Janjic are named as the inventors.

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