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By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic Technologies today announced it has licensed technology to Hologic after the firms settled over a patent dispute.

Hologic was one of 10 companies that Genetic Technologies sued in May for alleged infringement of US Patent 5,612,179, titled "Intron Sequence Analysis Method for Detection of Adjacent Locus Alleles as Haplotypes." The patent relates to methods of analyzing non-coding DNA sequences.

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