In Affymetrix's July 26, 2004 lawsuit against Illumina, the firm alleged in US District Court that Illumina has been infringing on six of its patents listed below. Illumina fired back in September of last year, stating that they are not infringing or that the Affy patents should be invalidated, according to Illumina's attorney, Marc Sernel.

Listed below are the patents in question.

Title: Computer-aided visualization and analysis system for sequence evaluation

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The US National Institutes of Health has developed guidelines to gauge whether frail chimpanzees are healthy enough to be move to a retirement sanctuary.

Osamu Shimomura, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on green fluorescent protein, has died.

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