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IP Update: Recent Patents Awarded to Sylentis, Senesco, CalTech, and More


Title: Sphinogosine-bound siRNA

Patent Number: 8,703,731

Filed: June 22, 2010

Lead Inventor: Ana Jimenez, Sylentis

Title: Disulfide-linked Polyethylene Glycol/Peptide Conjugates for the Transfection of Nucleic Acids

Patent Number: 8,703,906

Filed: Sept. 3, 2010

Lead Inventor: Patrick Baumhof, CureVac

Title: Compositions and Method for Delivering Inhibitory Oligonucleotides

Patent Number: 8,703,921

Filed: April 15, 2009

Lead Inventor: Bira Arya, Department of Health and Human Services

Title: Compositions Comprising siRNA and Plasmids

Patent Number: 8,703,929

Filed: March 9, 2009

Lead Inventor: Richard Dondero, Senesco Technologies

Title: microRNA Inhibition for the Treatment of Inflammation and Myeloproliferative Disorders

Patent Number: 8,697,672

Filed: May 16, 2008

Lead Inventor: David Baltimore, California Institute of Technology

The Scan

Interfering With Invasive Mussels

The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels.

Participation Analysis

A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports.

Right Whales' Decline

A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC.

Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map

In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.