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Machine and method for stretching a pelt before fastening to a pelt board
The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for stretching a pelt on a pelt board, by determining a length of the pelt and adjusting the stretch...
Method for shaping animal hide
A method for shaping animal hide into a desired form that is unlike the shape of the base used to support the animal hide during the shaping process. The...
Method for detection of high risk human papillomavirus
The invention provides compositions and methods for the differential detection of high risk forms of HPV from a urine sample provided by a patient....
Direct quantitative PCR absent minor groove binders
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and kits for the quantification of a nucleic acid target present on a solid support. This entails quantitative...
Method for detecting and quantifying wheat endogenous gene
Provided is a method of detecting or quantifying a wheat species-specific DNA in a test sample by polymerase chain reaction. The method comprises a step of...
Multitag sequencing ecogenomics analysis-us
Embodiments of the invention herein described relate to multiplex polynucleotide sequence analysis without the use of size separation methods or blotting. In...
Alternative splicing variants of genes associated with prostate cancer
risk and survival
Disclosed are novel splicing variants of the genes associated with prostate cancer risk and survival, particularly splicing variants of PIK3CD, FGFR3, TSC2,...
Genetic products differentially expressed in tumors and use thereof
The invention relates to the identification of genetic products that are expressed in association with a tumor and the nucleic acid coding therefor. The...
Methods for assessing endometrial receptivity of a patient after
controlled ovarian hyperstimulation
Disclosed herein are methods and kits for assessing the endometrial receptivity of a patient after controlled ovarian hyperstimulation. More particularly,...
Methods and compositions for nucleic acid sequencing
The present disclosure provides methods and systems for detecting multiple different nucleotides in a sample. In particular, the disclosure provides for...
Methods and compositions for the extraction and amplification of nucleic
acid from a sample
Provided herein are methods, compositions and kits to extract and relatively enrich by physical separation or amplification short base pair nucleic acid in the...
Strategies for high throughput identification and detection of
The invention relates to a method for the high throughput identification of single nucleotide polymorphisms by performing a complexity reduction on two or more...
Sample analysis chip, sample analysis method and gene analysis method
A sample analysis chip of the present invention includes a base, a plurality of wells that are disposed on the base, a main channel, a first buffer portion that...
Resonance energy transfer assay with synaptobrevin substrate moiety
Compositions and methods for analyzing intracellular BoNT protease activity, and especially BoNT/B, BoNT/G, BoNT/D, and/or BoNT/F protease activity are...
Methods of using isotopically labelled isoniazid for the diagnosis of
The present invention is directed to methods of diagnosing the presence or absence of a bacterial infection in a patient, in particular, a tuberculosis...
Microfluidic assay in idealized microvascular network for selection and
optimization of drug delivery vehicles...
An apparatus for assaying a tumor drug delivery vehicle and or drug can include an idealized microvascular network (IMN) of one or more interconnected idealized...
Expression of mammalian proteins in Pseudomonas fluorescens
The invention is a process for improved production of a recombinant mammalian protein by expression in a Pseudomonad, particularly in a Pseudomonas fluorescens...
Biomass feedstocks (e.g., plant biomass, animal biomass, and municipal waste biomass) are processed to produce useful products, such as fuels. For example,...
Process for producing hemicellulose sugars and energy from biomass
A method for the production of alcohol and other bioproducts hemicelluloses extracted from biomass prior to thermal conversion of the biomass to energy. The...
Coryneform bacterium transformant and process for producing aniline using
Provided is an aniline-producing transformant constructed by introducing a gene which encodes an enzyme having aminobenzoate decarboxylase activity into a...
Application of bacteriophages for the control of unwanted bacteria in
biofuel production mediated by...
A method of reducing process interruptions in biofuel production systems by reducing the amount of unwanted bacteria in the biofuel production system in which...
Yeast cell having reduced ethanol productivity and use of the yeast cell
A yeast cell, in which an alcohol dehydrogenase 6 activity is increased and an activity of converting acetaldehyde to ethanol is decreased, a method of...
Method for producing ethanol and solvents from lignocellulosic biomass
including the recirculation of a butyl...
This invention describes a process for the production of second generation alcohols and/or solvents starting from cellulosic or lignocellulosic biomass wherein...
Method for producing a monoalkene by enzymatic conversion of an alkyl
The present invention relates to a method for producing a monoalkene comprising the step of enzymatically converting an alkyl monoester. The conversion...
A transportation device, transporting a material to a target, includes an input module, a transmission module and an output module. The input module has a...
Method and culture medium for preparing mammalian ovum or embryo in which
zona pellucida has been thinned or...
Provided are a method for preparing a mammalian ovum or embryo in which zona pellucida has been thinned or eliminated, and a method for fertilization using the...
AAV-mediated subcellular targeting of heterologous rhodopsins in retinal
Microbial type rhodopsins, such as the light-gated cation-selective membrane channel, channel-rhodopsin-2 (Chop2/ChR2) or the ion pump halorhodopsin (HaloR) are...
Production of viral vectors
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for the production of viral vectors. In particular, the present invention provides methods and...
Recombinant MVA viruses expressing clade A/G, clade B, and clade C
modified HIV env, gag and pol genes
The invention provides modified vaccinia Ankara (MVA), a replication-deficient strain of vaccinia virus, expressing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) env, gag,...
Methods and means of increasing the water use efficiency of plants
The invention relates to methods of producing a desired phenotype in a plant by manipulation of gene expression within the plant. The method relates to means...
Organism with altered carotenoid content and method of producing same
The present invention relates to means and methods for modifying the expression of a component in the carotenoid biosynthetic pathway to modify the production...
Polynucleotides and polypeptides involved in post-transcriptional gene
This invention relates to isolated nucleic acid fragments encoding polypeptides involved in post-transcriptional gene silencing. The invention also relates to...
Method and construct for synthetic bidirectional SCBV plant promoter
Provided are constructs and methods for expressing multiple genes in plant cells and/or plant tissues. The constructs provided comprise at least one...
Chimeric promoters comprising a rice Actin 1 promoter and 35S enhancers
for use in plants
The present invention provides polynucleotide molecules useful for expressing transgenes in plants, including novel chimeric promoters made by fusing the rice...
Method for producing Kluyveromyces marxianus transformant
An object to be solved by the present invention is to provide, for example, a method for producing a Kluyveromyces marxianus transformant by a method for...
Topical composition comprising transformed bacteria expressing a compound
Compositions comprised of a population of transformed bacteria formulated for topical application to a subject are described. The population of transformed...
Texturizing lactic acid bacteria strains
The present invention relates to mutants of lactic acid bacteria which are resistant towards the antibiotic D-cycloserine and/or functionally equivalent...
Biosynthesis of human milk oligosaccharides in engineered bacteria
The invention provides compositions and methods for engineering bacteria to produce fucosylated oligosaccharides, and the use thereof in the prevention or...
Apparatus for introducing biological material, method of introducing
biological material and magnetic support...
The invention relates to an apparatus for introducing a biological material, a method of introducing a biological material, and a magnetic support for...
Immune regulatory oligonucleotide (IRO) compounds to modulate toll-like
receptor based immune response
The invention provides novel immune regulatory oligonucleotides (IRO) as antagonist of TLRs and methods of use thereof. These IROs have unique sequences that...
Tumor associated vaccines and compositions for disrupting tumor-derived
immunosuppression for use in...
In one embodiment, a single modality cancer immunotherapy regimen that includes a therapeutic composition is provided. Such a therapeutic composition may...
Protection of cells from Alu-RNA-induced degeneration and inhibitors for
A method of protecting a cell includes inhibiting an inflammasome, MyD88, IL-18, VDAC1, VDAC2, caspase-8, and/or NF.kappa.B of the cell. Administering an...
Multiple exon skipping compositions for DMD
Provided are antisense molecules capable of binding to a selected target site in the human dystrophin gene to induce exon skipping, and methods of use thereof...
MiRNA modulators of thermogenesis
Provided are novel methods and compositions for the modulation of thermogenesis. Such methods are particularly advantageous in that they allow for the reduction...
Piggy back delivery of nucleic acids into organisms
The present invention includes nucleic acid hybrid molecules capable of entering cells comprising at least one vivo-morpholino oligonucleotide (vivo-MO)...
This invention relates composition and methods for making and using chemically modified oligonucleotides agents for inhibiting gene expression.
ICAM-1 antisense for the treatment of inflammation and pain in a rectal
This invention relates to a composition comprising an antisense oligonucleotide that down-regulates intracellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1) for use in...
RNAi-mediated inhibition of phosphodiesterase type 4 for treatment of
cAMP-related ocular disorders
RNA interference is provided for inhibition of phosphodiesterase type 4 mRNA expression for treating patients with a cAMP-related ocular disorder....
Cosmetic designs and products using intronic RNA
The present invention relates to a method and composition for generating a non-naturally occurring intron and its components capable of being processed into...
Method for producing a nucleic acid library having at least two adjacent
variable codon triplets
The invention relates to a method for producing a DNA sequence for a nucleic acid library having a plurality of elements. The synthesized DNA sequence comprises...