Shortest pendency: 116 days (0.3 years) US10,178,908B1
Longest pendency: 5,296 days (14.5 years) US 10,179,935 B2
US 10,178,908 B1, Storage rack, was filed last September, 9/19/2018, and lists Chun-hsien Tseng as the sole inventor with Chin JWU Enterprise CO assignee. From the abstract, "A hexagon storage rack includes a top wall, a bottom wall, two upper side walls, and two lower side walls"
US 10,179,935 B2, Markers for detection of gastric cancer, was filed 7/16/2004. A little over a week later, John Kerry will tap John Edwards as his running mate for his Presidential campaign. Invented by Parry John Guilford and Andrew John Holyoake of Dunedin, NZ, assigned to Pacific Edge LTD, the '935 patent tests for GTM gene family proteins as a marker for gastric tumors.