Kinetic River Issued Eighth Patent
Kinetic River was recently issued U.S. Patent No. 10,488,343, Methods and apparatuses for label-free particle analysis. This makes a total of eight issued patents for Kinetic River (seven in the U.S. and one in China). Additionally, Kinetic River has multiple U.S. and international patent allowances (with issuances to follow) as well as multiple U.S. and international patents pending.
Our patents fall into three different families of intellectual property: (1) technologies using fluorescence lifetime, including the Arno (compensation-free flow cytometry) and Danube (direct fluorescence lifetime measurements) instruments; (2) extremely high-throughput flow cytometry (Loire); and (3) label-free flow cytometry (Yangtze).
Kinetic River founder Dr. Giacomo Vacca is now inventor or co-inventor on a total of 52 issued U.S. and international patents, as well as 18 pending as inventor or coinventor.