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Melinda S Fraiser, Catherine A Spargo, George Terrance Walker, Mark Van Cleve, David James Wright, Michael C Little: Strand displacement amplification using thermophilic enzymes. Becton Dickinson and Company, Donna R Fugit, July 15, 1997: US05648211 (126 worldwide citation)

Strand Displacement Amplification methods (thermophilic SDA) which can be performed over a broad temperature range (37.degree. C. to 70.degree. C.). The preferred temperature range for thermophilic SDA is 50.degree. C. to 70.degree. C. It has been found that certain thermophilic restriction endonucl ...


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Melinda S Fraiser, Catherine A Spargo, George Terrance Walker, Mark Van Cleve, David James Wright, Michael C Little: Strand displacement amplification using thermophilic enzymes. Becton Dickinson and Company, Donna R Fugit, April 28, 1998: US05744311 (112 worldwide citation)

Strand Displacement Amplification methods (thermophilic SDA) which can be performed over a broad temperature range (37.degree. C. to 70.degree. C.). The preferred temperature range for thermophilic SDA is 50.degree. C. to 70.degree. C. It has been found that certain thermophilic restriction endonucl ...


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Perry D Haaland, James G Nadeau, Colleen M Nycz, Cheryl H Dean, Catherine A Spargo: Methods, apparatus and computer program products for determining quantities of nucleic acid sequences in samples using standard curves and amplification ratio estimates. Becton Dickinson and Company, Donna R Fugit, May 23, 2000: US06066458 (27 worldwide citation)

Methods for determining quantities of nucleic acid sequences in samples undergoing amplification utilize amplification ratio estimates (R*) in operations to accurately perform absolute quantitation even when amplification factors for the target and control sequences undergoing amplification are diff ...


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Richard David Guarino, John Jacob Hemperly, Catherine A Spargo, Andrea Liebmann Vinson, Mohammad A Heidaran: Method for determining the presence or absence of respiring cells on a three-dimensional scaffold. Becton Dickinson and Company, Scott J Rittman, Bruce S Weintraub, November 22, 2005: US06967086 (8 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and apparatus for determining the presence or absence of respiring cells, involving combining a three-dimensional biomimetic scaffold and cells onto a sensor composition.


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Robert L Campbell, Mohammad Heidaran, Catherine A Spargo, Jamie H Wilkins, Perry Haaland: Peptides promoting cell adherence, growth and secretion. Becton Dickinson and Company, Alston & Bird, May 9, 2006: US07041506 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides specific peptides identified as having cell adhesion, growth, expression or secretion-enhancing activities. Many of the peptides of the invention may be produced in large quantity by such means as chemical synthesis or recombinant DNA methodology. They may be non-speci ...


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Robert L Campbell, Mohammad Heidaran, Catherine A Spargo, Jamie H Wilkins, Perry D Haaland: Peptides promoting cell adherence, growth and secretion. Becton Dickinson and Company, Alston & Bird, March 18, 2008: US07344884

The present invention provides specific peptides identified as having cell adhesion, growth, expression or secretion-enhancing activities. Many of the peptides of the invention may be produced in large quantity by such means as chemical synthesis or recombinant DNA methodology. They may be non-speci ...


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Robert L Campbell, Mohammad Heidaran, Catherine A Spargo, Jamie H Wilkins, Perry Haaland: Peptides promoting cell adherence, growth and secretion. Becton Dickinson and Company, Becton Dickinson And Company, Alston & Bird, October 26, 2006: US20060241055-A1

The present invention provides specific peptides identified as having cell adhesion, growth, expression or secretion-enhancing activities. Many of the peptides of the invention may be produced in large quantity by such means as chemical synthesis or recombinant DNA methodology. They may be non-speci ...


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Michael I Nerenberg, Carl F Edman, Catherine A Spargo, George Terrance Walker: Amplification and separation of nucleic acid sequences using strand displacement amplification and bioelectronic microchip technology. Lyon & Lyon, June 5, 2003: US20030104430-A1

Described and disclosed are devices, methods, and compositions of matter for the multiplex amplification and analysis of nucleic acid sequences in a sample using novel strand displacement amplification technologies in combination with bioelectronic microchip technology. Specifically, a nucleic acid ...


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Cheryl H Dean, Mohammad A Heidaran, Catherine A Spargo, Perry D Haaland: Peptides with growth inhibitory action. Becton Dickinson And Company, September 18, 2003: US20030175745-A1

Peptides and peptide compositions are identified which inhibit the growth of abnormal cells. In one embodiment, the peptides are useful for inhibiting the growth of cells dependent on autocrine activation of the PDGF receptor. Such peptides may be used in the treatment of cell proliferative disorder ...


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Robert L Campbell, Mohammad Heidaran, Catherine A Spargo, Jamie H Wilkins, Perry Haaland: Peptides promoting cell adherence, growth and secretion. Becton Dickinson And Company, August 28, 2003: US20030162289-A1

The present invention provides specific peptides identified as having cell adhesion, growth, expression or secretion-enhancing activities. Many of the peptides of the invention may be produced in large quantity by such means as chemical synthesis or recombinant DNA methodology. They may be non-speci ...