US Patent No. 9,366,681

Polypeptide marker for diagnosis of arteriosclerosis, method for detection of arteriosclerosis by using the marker or the like, and kit for diagnosis of arteriosclerosis
Jun 15, 2016

Fujikura Kasei and the National University Corporation Chiba University has been awarded US Patent No. 9,366,681, "Polypeptide marker for diagnosis of arteriosclerosis, method for detection of arteriosclerosis by using the marker or the like, and kit for diagnosis of arteriosclerosis."

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In PLOS this week: comparison of commercial bisulfite kits, new method to predict essential proteins, and more

Jun
21
Sponsored by
Roche

This webinar will provide a detailed look at how a genomics lab implemented next-generation sequencing (NGS) liquid biopsy assays into its in-house clinical research program.

Jun
26
Sponsored by
Lexogen

This webinar outlines a study that sought to characterize the landscape of alternative polyadenylation (APA) in the lung cancer transcriptome in order to gain insight into the role of APA in cancer progression.

Jul
10
Sponsored by
Qiagen

This webinar offers a look at how an advanced genetics laboratory implemented and validated a commercial bioinformatics system to help scale its operations.

Jul
11
Sponsored by
Genomenon

This webinar will discuss an approach for automating variant classification based on the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics guidelines.