Patents by Inventor Dwight Kuo

Dwight Kuo has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20190177770
    Abstract: Provided herein are methods and compositions for isolating and detecting nucleic acids from platelet-enriched plasma.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2018
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Inventors: Emma Brown, Dwight Kuo, Chitra Manohar, Priscilla Moonsamy, Sneha Nishtala, Lori Steiner
  • Patent number: 10253349
    Abstract: Provided herein are methods and compositions for detecting gene fusions, e.g., relevant to cancer. The present methods and compositions can be used to detect gene fusions with very high sensitivity and specificity. The present methods and compositions can detect gene fusions, e.g., in free circulating tumor RNA from a plasma sample.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2019
    Assignee: Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Ann Begovich, Rajiv Dua, Dwight Kuo, Xiaoju Max Ma, Ellen Ordinario
  • Publication number: 20180346994
    Abstract: Provided herein are methods and compositions for multiplex detection of a large number of actionable gene fusions with very high sensitivity and specificity. The present methods and compositions can detect ALK, RET, and ROS1 gene fusions, optionally in combination with other mutations and fusions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Publication date: December 6, 2018
    Inventors: Ann Begovich, Cindy Cheung, Javelin Chi, Grantland Hillman, Dwight Kuo, Michael Lee, Chitra Manohar, Xiaoju Max Ma, Ellen Ordinario, Jaya Rajamani, Huan Truong
  • Publication number: 20160304937
    Abstract: Provided herein are methods and compositions for detecting gene fusions, e.g., relevant to cancer. The present methods and compositions can be used to detect gene fusions with very high sensitivity and specificity. The present methods and compositions can detect gene fusions, e.g., in free circulating tumor RNA from a plasma sample.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2016
    Publication date: October 20, 2016
    Inventors: Ann Begovich, Rajiv Dua, Dwight Kuo, Xiaoju Max Ma, Ellen Ordinario