Applera, Beckman Finalize Terms of Capillary Electrophoresis Suit

Applera and Beckman Coulter said this week that they have finalized the terms of a patent suit regarding Beckman Coulter's capillary electrophoresis technology and Applera's allegations of breach of contract.

The companies said that the terms of the agreement are "consistent" with those of a preliminary agreement that they disclosed in April (see BioCommerce Week 5/3/2006).

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