08137912 is referenced by 36 patents and cites 615 patents.

The present invention relates to methods for detecting, enriching, and analyzing rare cells that are present in the blood, e.g. fetal cells. The invention further features methods of analyzing rare cell(s) to determine the presence of an abnormality, disease or condition in a subject, e.g. a fetus by analyzing a cellular sample from the subject.

Title
Methods for the diagnosis of fetal abnormalities
Application Number
11/763245
Publication Number
8137912 (B2)
Application Date
June 14, 2007
Publication Date
March 20, 2012
Inventor
Ronald W Davis
Palo Alto
CA, US
Daniel Shoemaker
San Diego
CA, US
Roland Stoughton
The Sea Ranch
CA, US
Mehmet Toner
Wellesley
MA, US
Ravi Kapur
Sharon
MA, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
Assignee
Verinata Health
CA, US
GPB Scientific
VA, US
The General Hospital Corporation
MA, US
IPC
C07H 21/04
C07H 21/02
C12P 19/34
C12Q 1/68
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