Patent Number: 8,304,185

Title: Methods and systems for DNA isolation on a microfluidic device

Abstract: The present invention relates to methods and systems for the isolation of DNA on a microfluidic device and the subsequent analysis of the DNA on the microfluidic device. More specifically, embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and systems for the isolation of DNA from patient samples on a microfluidic device and use of the DNA for performing amplification reactions, such as PCR, and detection, such as thermal melt analysis, on the microfluidic device.

Inventors: Stone; Michele R. (Rockville, MD)

Assignee: Canon U.S. Life Sciences, Inc.

International Classification: C12Q 1/68 (20060101); C07H 21/00 (20060101); C12M 1/00 (20060101); C07H 19/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-11-06 0:00:00