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Multiplexed microfluidic approach for nucleic acid enrichment

United States Patent

April 26, 2016
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A system for enhancing a nucleic acid sample may include a one pump, a denaturing chamber; a microfluidic hydroxyapatite chromatography device configured for performing hydroxyapatite chromatography on the nucleic acid sample, a sample collector, and tubing connecting the pump with the denaturing chamber, the hydroxyapatite chromatography device and the sample collector such that the pump may be used to move the nucleic acid sample from the denaturing chamber to the hydroxyapatite chromatography device and then to the sample collector.
VanderNoot; Victoria A. (Pleasanton, CA), Langevin; Stanley Alan (Seattle, WA), Bent; Zachary (Dublin, CA), Renzi; Ronald F. (Tracy, CA), Ferko; Scott M. (Livermore, CA), Van De Vreugde; James L. (Livermore, CA), Lane; Todd (Livermore, CA), Patel; Kamlesh (Dulbin, CA), Branda; Steven (Livermore, CA)
Sandia Corporation (Albuquerque, NM)
14/ 084,937
November 20, 2013
STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT INTEREST This invention was made with Government support under contract no. DE-AC04-94AL85000 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy to Sandia Corporation. The Government has certain rights in the invention.