Patents by Inventor Robert Marcero

Robert Marcero 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: 20040043479
    Abstract: The invention relates generally to methods and apparatus for conducting analyses, particularly microfluidic devices. In preferred aspects, the devices are fabricated using ceramic multilayer technology to form devices in which parallel, independently controlled molecular reactions, such as nucleic acid amplification reactions including the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) can be performed. Additionally, the devices can include and comprise micro-gas chromatographs similarly fabricated from ceramics.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2002
    Publication date: March 4, 2004
    Inventors: Cynthia G. Briscoe, Jeremy W. Burdon, Tony Chan, Barbara Foley Barenburg, Piotr Grodzinski, George Hawkins, Rong-Fong Huang, Peter Kahn, Robert Marcero, Mark W. McGarry, Todd Tuggle, Huinan Yu