Affymetrix Files Complaint Against Illumina to Update BeadArray Patent Ownership | GenomeWeb

This story was first posted on March 17.

By Justin Petrone

Affymetrix and an independent inventor have filed a complaint against Illumina, arguing that the inventor, Gregory Kirk, aided Illumina in the development of its BeadArray platform and should be listed as a co-inventor on two of the San Diego life science tool vendor's patents.

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