US Patent No. 9,133,491

Pyrophosphorolysis-activated polymerization (PAP) using ribonucleic acid (RNA) template
Sep 17, 2015

An unspecified party has been awarded US Patent No. 9,133,491, "Pyrophosphorolysis-activated polymerization (PAP) using ribonucleic acid (RNA) template." Shaofeng Ding and Qiang Liu are named as inventors on this patent.

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