At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Image analysis based process control of processes for production of sugar
from lignocellulosic biomass
There is provided a method of producing a hydrolysate containing sugar from a lingocellulosic biomass, comprising the steps of: a) pretreating the...
Detection of west nile virus nucleic acids in the viral 3' non-coding
Methods for detecting flavivirus nucleic acids. Particularly described are methods for detecting West Nile virus nucleic acids in the 3' non-coding region.
Exogenous internal positive control
The present invention provides an internal positive control for contaminating viruses. The invention provides the use of a second virus as an exogenous internal...
Rapid detection of mold by accelerated growth and detection
The invention includes a method of detecting the presence or absence of mold in a sample. The method can include the step of applying a sample suspected of...
Detection of saxitoxin-producing dinoflagellates
The current disclosure generally relates to the field of saxitoxins and the identification of microorganisms capable of producing them. In particular, the...
System and method for the detection and treatment of infection by a
microbial agent associated with HIV infection
A method of treating a patient, comprising administering at least one antibiotic, e.g., doxycycline and ciprofloxacin, sufficient to substantially treat an...
Method for determining the presence or absence of shiga toxin-producing
Escherichia coli (STEC) in a food sample
A method for detecting the presence or absence of pathogenic. STEC in food samples includes incubating the food sample in a culture medium to obtain an E....
Stratification of left-side and right-side colon cancer
Compositions/methods for employing fresh-frozen or FFPE colon cancer tissue in left side colon cancer (LCC) and right-side colon cancer (RCC) disease patients...
Analytical methods for cell free nucleic acids and applications
The present invention is directed to an in vitro method of detecting cell free nucleic acids, preferably cell free DNA (cfDNA) in a body fluid sample from an...
Methods and compositions for detecting gastrointestinal and other cancers
This application describes methods and compositions for detecting and treating vimentin-associated neoplasia. Differential methylation of the vimentin...
Method for predicting risk of porencephaly or cerebral hemorrhage
As a result of intensive screening on mutations of the COL4A2 gene in 35 Japanese patients with porencephaly, it was found that the COL4A2 gene is a causative...
Methods of predicting medically refractive ulcerative colitis (MR-UC)
Disclosed are methods of predicting the development of medically refractory ulcerative colitis (MR-UC) in a patient In one embodiment, disclosed is a method of...
Non-invasive detection of fetal genetic traits
Blood plasma of pregnant women contains fetal and (generally >90%) maternal circulatory extracellular DNA. Most of said fetal DNA contains .ltoreq.500 base...
P13K pathway mutations in cancer
Given the important role of protein kinases in pathways affecting cellular growth and invasion, we have analyzed 340 serine/threonine kinases for genetic...
Dyes and labeled molecules
Dimeric and trimeric nucleic acid dyes, and associated systems and methods are provided. Such a dye may form a hairpin-like structure that enables it to stain...
Detection of an amplification reaction product using pH-sensitive dyes
Methods are provided for a rapid, low cost approach to monitoring an amplification reaction. This includes monitoring the progress of isothermal or PCR...
DNA chip with micro-channel for DNA analysis
A DNA chip with micro-channel for DNA analysis of DNA included in an analyte according to a PCR method is a DNA chip with micro-channel for DNA analysis in...
Synthesis of long fish probes
A method comprising: synthesizing a set of overlapping oligonucleotides that comprises probe sequences that hybridize to unique sequences in a chromosome,...
Method and device for the detection of molecular interactions
The present invention relates to devices and methods for the detection of analytes. In particular, the invention relates to methods for the qualitative and/or...
Method and apparatus for applying continuous flow and uniform temperature
to generate thermal melting curves in...
The present invention provides a method for performing thermal melt analysis using a microfluidic device, the method comprising providing a microfluidic device...
SSB-polymerase fusion proteins
Fusion proteins comprising a single strand DNA binding protein and a nucleic acid polymerase (e.g. DNA polymerase or reverse transcriptase). These high fidelity...
Diagnostic and sample preparation devices and methods
Contemplated methods and devices are drawn to preparation and analysis of analytes from biological samples. In a preferred embodiment the analytes are nucleic...
Nucleic acid preparation compositions and methods
Provided herein are methods and compositions to extract and enrich by, physical separation or amplification, relatively short nucleic acids from a nucleic acid...
Thyroglobulin quantitation by mass spectroscopy
Provided are methods for determining the amount of thyroglobulin in a sample using various purification steps followed by mass spectrometry. The methods...
Test for predicting neutralization of asparaginase activity
Method of in vitro measurement of the presence of factors that are able to neutralize asparaginase activity in a sample of blood, plasma, serum or derived...
Method for producing extracellular proteins from genus Tepidimonas
The disclosure provides a method for producing extracellular proteins from genus Tepidimonas, including: performing a fermentation culturing to a bacteria of...
A general method and strains of bacteria are described by means where the endogeneous DNAK protein or homolog of the DNAK protein is tagged with a recognizable...
Analysis of nucleic acids associated with single cells using nucleic acid
Provided herein are methods and compositions for analyzing nucleic acids associated with single cells using nucleic acid barcodes. According to some...
Saccharifying enzyme composition and method for producing saccharified
solution using the same
A saccharifying enzyme composition, by which excellent saccharification performance can be attained even with a low usage thereof, as well as a method for...
Production of high yields of bacterial polysaccharides
The instant invention provides improved culture, fermentation and purification conditions for preparing Neisseria meningitidis polysaccharides. The invention in...
Methods of producing 6-carbon chemicals via methyl-ester shielded carbon
This document describes biochemical pathways for producing adipic acid, 6-aminohexanoic acid, 6-hydroxhexanoic acid, hexamethylenediamine, caprolactam, or...
Oxidation and amination of primary alcohols
A method including the steps a) providing a primary alcohol of the formula HO--(CH.sub.2).sub.x--R.sup.1, where R.sup.1 is --OH, --SH, --NH.sub.2 or...
Methods of producing 7-carbon chemicals via c1 carbon chain elongation
associated with coenzyme B synthesis
This document describes biochemical pathways for producing pimelic acid, 7-aminoheptanoic acid, 7-hydroxyheptanoic acid, heptamethylenediamine or ...
Production of docosahexaenoic acid and/or eicosapentaenoic acid and/or
carotenoids in mixotrophic mode by Nitzschia
New strains of microalgae belonging to the Nitzschia genus, allow high-yield production of lipids, in particular of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and/or...
Method for producing ethanol
A method for producing ethanol from lignocellulosic biomass using yeast at low cost is provided. The method of the present invention for producing ethanol from...
Methods for isoprene and pinene production in cyanobacteria
Methods of isoprenoid production are provided by the present invention. In particular, transgenic Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 cyanobacteria and methods for...
Compositions and methods of engineered CRISPR-Cas9 systems using
split-nexus Cas9-associated polynucleotides
The present specification discloses engineered Type II CRISPR-Cas9 systems comprising split-nexus Cas9-associated polynucleotides (sn-casPNs), including systems...
Tomato plants comprising transgenic event Bs2-X5
The invention provides seed and plants of tomato comprising transgenic event Bs2-X5 and progeny thereof comprising this transgenic event and uses of such seeds...
Methods and compositions for modifying plant flavonoid composition and
The invention provides methods, compositions and transformation systems for modifying the levels of transcription factors in plants such as Solanaceous plants,...
Methods and compositions for producing plants with elevated Brix
The invention provides compositions and methods relating to the production of Cucumis melo plants with elevated Brix and/or enhanced fruit color. The invention...
Genetically modified reduced-browning fruit-producing plant and produced
fruit thereof, and method of obtaining...
A genetically modified fruit-producing plant, said plant having sufficiently reduced total Polyphenol Oxidase (PPO) activity relative to a wild type of said...
Transcription factors that regulate nicotine biosynthesis in tobacco
The present invention provides nucleic acids encoding transcription factors and methods of using these nucleic acids to modulate nicotine production in plants...
Expanding the eukaryotic genetic code
This invention provides compositions and methods for producing translational components that expand the number of genetically encoded amino acids in eukaryotic...
Cells and methods for producing rhamnolipids
This invention relates to cells and nucleic acids and also use thereof for producing rhamnolipids, and also methods for producing rhamnolipids.
Method for rapidly screening microbial hosts to identify certain strains
with improved yield and/or quality in...
The present invention provides an array for rapidly identifying a host cell population capable of producing a heterologous protein with improved yield and/or...
Attenuated live bacteria with increased acid resistance and methods of use
The present invention relates to inducing acid resistance in a bacterium and methods of increasing the acid resistance of an acid sensitive bacterium.
This invention is related to bacterial engineering and the heterologous expression of useful compounds. In particular, the invention relates to a heterologous...
Site-specific incorporation of phosphoserine into proteins in Escherichia
Nucleic acids encoding mutant elongation factor proteins (EF-Sep), phosphoseryl-tRNA synthetase (SepRS), and phosphoseryl-tRNA (tRNA.sup.Sep) and methods of use...
Nuclease-mediated DNA assembly
Methods are provided herein for assembling at least two nucleic acids using a sequence specific nuclease agent (e.g., a gRNA-Cas complex) to create end...
Peptides for the specific binding of RNA targets
A recombinant polypeptide is described including at least one PUF RNA-binding domain capable of specifically binding to a cytosine RNA base. The PUF RNA-binding...