Patents

LEGAL – United States Patents

Charm Sciences believes that investing in the best research and design leads to the development of superior products and services. Charm Sciences spends significant time and resources inventing and researching every year, and our patents represent that investment.  Charm Sciences files numerous U.S. and international patent applications each year and, as a result,  has established an industry-leading patent portfolio.

In accordance with Section 287(a) of Title 35 of the United States Code, the reader is hereby placed on notice of Charm Sciences’ rights in the United States Patents listed on this site and associated with the following product groups.  In many cases, Charm Sciences maintains foreign patents that have similar coverage to the U.S. patents listed below. 

  1. PRODUCTS FOR QUANTITATIVELY AND/OR QUALITATIVELY DETECTING DRUGS (FOR EXAMPLE ANTIBIOTICS) AND/OR TOXINS (FOR EXAMPLE MYCOTOXINS)
    • US 9562898
    • US 9234889
    • US 9151753
    • US 9063137
    • US 9008373
    • US 8709792
    • US 8592171
    • US 8481334
    • US 7863057
    • US 7785899
    • US 7410808
    • US 7097983
    • US 6475805
    • US 6319466
    • US 5985675
    • US D714955
    • US D694425
    • Pending Applications, including Published Applications: US20140057362A1;
  2. PRODUCTS FOR DETECTING ANTIBIOTICS THROUGH MICROBIAL GROWTH INHIBITION
    • US 8476064
    • US 7897365
  3. PRODUCTS FOR DETECTING ATP
    • US 9568413
    • US 8236515
    • US 7824878
    • US 7494781
    • US 7132249
    • US 6055050
    • US 5965453
  4. TEST VIALS FOR DETECTING LUMINESCENCE
    • US 8663975
  5. PRODUCTS FOR HYGIENE MONITORING THROUGH DETECTING GLUCOSE
    • US 7229783
  6. TEST STRIP READERS
    • US 9488657
    • US 9008373
    • US 8475731 US 9488657
    • P ending Applications, including Published Applications: US20140057362A1, US20140356978A1, , US20150276613A1, US 2017/0184585;
  7. PRODUCTS FOR DETECTING NITROFURANS
    • US 7632928
  8. MYCOTOXIN EXTRACTION
    • Pending Applications, including Published Application: WO2013116847A1
  9. LATERAL FLOW TEST STRIP DETECTION OF HIGH MOLECULAR WEIGHT SUBSTANCE
    • US 9057724
    • Pending Applications, including Published Application: WO2012162346A1
  10. RESEALABLE MOISTURE TIGHT CONTAINERS
    • US 9493288
  11. BACTERIOPHAGE INDICATORS OF MICROBIAL CONTAMINATION
    • US 9376704
  12. INFECTION CONTROL SYSTEMS AND METHODS
    • US 9652925
  13. CULTURE MEDIUM
    • Pending Applications, including Published Applications: US20160040211A1, EP2895595
  14. PRODUCTS FOR DETECTING ALLERGENS
    • Pending Applications, including Published Application: US20140206100A1