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Hou Pu Chou, Antoine Daridon, Kevin Farrell, Brian Fowler, Yish Hann Liau, Ian D Manger, Hany Ramez Nassef, William Throndset: Microfluidic particle-analysis systems. Fluidigm Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 25, 2007: US07312085 (130 worldwide citation)

The invention provides systems, including apparatus, methods, and kits, for the microfluidic manipulation and/or detection of particles, such as cells and/or beads. The invention provides systems, including apparatus, methods, and kits, for the microfluidic manipulation and/or analysis of particles, ...


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Brian Fowler: Internet telephony network and methods for using the same. Managed Inventions, Lott & Friedland P A, October 16, 2007: US07283515 (100 worldwide citation)

A telephony network for enabling the origination and termination of telephone calls between one or more subscriber terminals connected to a public packet network with an open addressing protocol and one or more non-subscriber terminals connected to a PSTN network. Subscribers to the telephony networ ...


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Hou Pu Chou, Antoine Daridon, Kevin Farrell, Brian Fowler, Yish Hann Liau, Ian D Manger, Hany Ramez Nassef, William Throndset: Microfluidic particle-analysis systems. Fluidigm Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, November 18, 2008: US07452726 (51 worldwide citation)

The invention provides systems, including apparatus, methods, and kits, for the microfluidic manipulation and/or detection of particles, such as cells and/or beads. The invention provides systems, including apparatus, methods, and kits, for the microfluidic manipulation and/or analysis of particles, ...


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Martin Pieprzyk, Geoff Facer, Timothy Woudenberg, Brian Fowler: Microfluidic devices and methods. Fluidigm Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 5, 2013: US08389960 (12 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention provide improved microfluidic devices and related apparatus, systems, and methods. Methods are provided for reducing mixing times during use of microfluidic devices. Microfluidic devices and related methods of manufacturing are provided with increased manufacturi ...


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Brian Fowler: Internet telephony network and methods for using the same. theglobe com, Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson, February 14, 2006: US06999458 (12 worldwide citation)

A telephony network for enabling the origination and termination of telephone calls between one or more subscriber terminals connected to a public packet network with an open addressing protocol and one or more non-subscriber terminals connected to a PSTN network. Subscribers to the telephony networ ...


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Megan Anderson, Peilin Chen, Brian Fowler, Robert C Jones, Fiona Kaper, Ronald Lebofsky, Andrew May: Nucleic acid encoding reactions. Fluidigm Corporation, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, July 7, 2015: US09074204 (10 worldwide citation)

Described herein are methods useful for incorporating one or more adaptors and/or nucleotide tag(s) and/or barcode nucleotide sequence(s) one, or typically more, target nucleotide sequences. In particular embodiments, nucleic acid fragments having adaptors, e.g., suitable for use in high-throughput ...


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Martin Pieprzyk, Geoff Facer, Timothy Woudenberg, Brian Fowler: Microfluidic devices and methods. Fluidigm Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 15, 2011: US08058630 (9 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention provide improved microfluidic devices and related apparatus, systems, and methods. Methods are provided for reducing mixing times during use of microfluidic devices. Microfluidic devices and related methods of manufacturing are provided with increased manufacturi ...


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Sudeep Gupta, Charles Brian Fowler: System specified adaptive mobile station behavior within a mobile telecommunications system. Ericsson, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, November 16, 1999: US05987322 (7 worldwide citation)

Each cell area within a mobile telecommunications service area is categorized in accordance with its associated terrestrial conditions and irregularities. As an illustration, each cell area is categorized as either a urban, suburban or rural area. Data indicative of the assigned category are then br ...


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Geoffrey Facer, Brian Fowler, Emerson Cheung Quan, Marc Unger: Multilevel microfluidic systems and methods. Fluidigm Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, December 31, 2013: US08616227 (5 worldwide citation)

Multilevel microfluidic devices include a control line that can simultaneously actuate valves for both sample and reagent lines. Microfluidic devices are configured to contain a first reagent in a first chamber and a second reagent in a second chamber, where either or both of the first and second re ...


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Brian Fowler, Jake Kimball, Myo Thu Maung, Andrew May, Michael C Norris, Dominique G Toppani, Marc A Unger, Jing Wang, Jason A A West: Methods, systems and devices for multiple single-cell capturing and processing using microfluidics. Fluidigm Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, April 5, 2016: US09304065 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and devices are described for multiple single-cell capturing and processing utilizing microfluidics. Tools and techniques are provided for capturing, partitioning, and/or manipulating individual cells from a larger population of cells along with generating genetic information and/o ...