Title: Triggered RNAi
Patent Number: 8,241,854
Filed: May 22, 2009
Lead Inventor: Peng Yin, California Institute of Technology
The invention, the patent's abstract states, comprises “methods and compositions for triggering RNAi … [which is] highly versatile because the silencing targets are independent of the detection targets. In some embodiments, methods of silencing or modulating the expression of a marker gene are provided.