US Patent No. 9,383,299

Method for harvesting nanoparticles and sequestering biomarkers
Jul 07, 2016

George Mason Research Foundation has been awarded US Patent No. 9,383,299, "Method for harvesting nanoparticles and sequestering biomarkers."

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