US Patent No. 8,895,712

Artificial base pair capable of forming specific base pair
Dec 04, 2014

Riken and Tagcyx Biotechnologies have been awarded US Patent No. 8,895,712, "Artificial base pair capable of forming specific base pair."

Ichiro Hirao, Michiko Hirao, and Shigeyuki Yokoyama are named as the inventors.

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