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University of Virginia scientists who have won patents since Jan. 1, 1999
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University of Virginia scientists who have won U.S. patents since Jan. 1, 1999

Ray Taylor, et al., "Chromate-Free Protective Coatings," patent held by The Boeing Co., Seattle, Wash.

Martin Chapman and L. Karla Arruda, "Molecular Cloning of Cockroach Allergens, Amino Acid and Nucleotide Sequences Therefore and Recombinant Expression Thereof"

Leland W. K. Chung, Haiyen E. Zhau and Shi-ming Chang, "Androgen-Repressed Metastatic Human Prostate Cancer Cell Line"

Joel M. Linden and Gail W. Sullivan, "Method for Treating Inflammatory Diseases with A2A Adenosine Receptor Agonists"

Ronald P. Taylor, Polly J. Ferguson, Edward N. Martin Jr., William M. Sutherland, et al., "Antigen-Based Heteropolymers and Method for Treating Autoimmune Diseases Using the Same"

Kevin C. Hazen, et al., "Antifungal and Antibacterial Susceptibility Assay," The Research and Development Institute Inc., Bozeman, Mont. and U.Va. Patent Foundation

Julia W. P. Hsu, Mark Lee and Bascom S. Dearer Jr., " Nanometer Distance Regulation Using Electromechanical Power Dissipation"

William A. Petri Jr., R. Randolph Vines, Jay E. Purdy and Barbara J. Mann, "Transfection of Enteric Parasites"

Gordon W. Laurie, Rebecca A. Ogle and J. Douglas Glass, "Diagnostic for Sjogren's Syndrome"

S. Ray Taylor and Patrick A. Cella, "In Situ Sensor for Critical Corrosion Conditions in a Material'

Steven L. Gonias and Donna J. Webb, "Cmof Making, and Methods of Using the Same in Anti-Cytokine Therapy"

Richard L. Guerrant, Guodong D. Fang, et al., "Method of Inhibiting Secretory Effects Caused by Cholera"

Fabio Cominelli, Theresa Pizarro, et al., "Method of Diagnosing Predisposition for Ulcerative Colitis in Jewish Population by Detection of Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Polymorphism," Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif.

Peter I. Lobo, "Method for Detection of Anti-HLA Antibodies'

Hong Liu, "Radiation-Shielding, Interpolative-Sampling Technique for High Spatial Resolution Digital Radiography'

Michael O. Thorner, Bruce D. Gaylinn, et al., "Isolation and Characterization of the Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone Receptor," U.Va. Patent Foundation and American Cyanamid Co., Wayne, N.J.

Charles D. Teates, "Reusable Shielded Marker for Nuclear Medicine Imaging'

Giuseppe Lanzino, et al., "Method for Treating Cerebral Vasospasm and Cerebral Ischemia Using Iron Chelators and Pharmaceutical Compositions Therefore"

The patents listed here are held by the U.Va. Patent Foundation, except where noted.


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