Invitrogen, Genetic Applications Settle Lawsuit
Invitrogen and Genetic Applications have settled a lawsuit that Genetic Applications filed last year alleging Invitrogen’s infringement of a patent covering gene-transfer technology.
According to court documents, the US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas dismissed the case on Dec. 10 in response to a request from Genetic Applications. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed, and Invitrogen officials declined to comment further.

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