US Patent No. 9,358,518

Support carrying an immobilized selective binding substance
Jun 09, 2016

Toray Industries has been awarded US Patent No. 9,358,518, "Support carrying an immobilized selective binding substance."

This year's Breakthrough Prize winners include a pair that developed a therapy for spinal muscular atrophy.

The New York Times reports on how white supremacists misconstrue genetic research, concerning many geneticists.

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