U.S. Patent No. 7,309,602: AmbroZea - Fermentation residuals with enhanced nutritional value that increase value of biofuel production
U.S. Patent No. 6,734,022: Baylor - "Desorption and Ionization of analytes" (SELDI) - Foundational technology of Ciphergen Biosystems (successful re-examination)
U.S. Patent No. 6,271,037: Rockefeller University and Scripps - "Sequence determination of peptides" - Covers CHCA, the most popular matrix for detecting peptides by MALDI mass spectrometry
U.S. Patent No. 6,264,891: Invitrogen - "Method for concurrent chemical synthesis" - DNA synthesizer used to make custom oligos for PCR
U.S. Patent No. 5,958,680: Geron - "Mammalian telomerase" - Covers GRN163L, an oligonucleotide presently in Phase I clinical trials for solid phase tumors
U.S. Patent No. 5,625,048: University of California - "Modified Green Fluorescent Proteins" - Fluorescent proteins engineered to emit light other than green. Inventor Roger Tsien won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2008 for work that included this invention.
U.S. Patent No. 5,545,531: Affymetrix - "Multiple biological chip assays" - Held infringed by Illumina