US Patent No. 9,347,084

Screening for protein variants using mass spectrometry
May 25, 2016

King's College London and Guy's St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust have been awarded US Patent No. 9,347,084, "Screening for protein variants using mass spectrometry."

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