US Patent No. 9,188,582

Method for predicting the presence of reproductive cells in TESTIS
Nov 20, 2015

Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Universite de Rennes, and Universite des Antilles et de la Guyane have been awarded US Patent No. 9,188,582, "Method for predicting the presence of reproductive cells in TESTIS."

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