Life Tech Seeks to Invalidate Patent in Ongoing Legal Row with Oxford Biomed, Vanderbilt | GenomeWeb

Life Technologies asked a Tennessee court this month to invalidate a patent held by Vanderbilt University and licensed by Oxford Biomedical Research, and to rule that Life Tech does not infringe the IP.

Life Technologies' suit, the latest maneuver in a six-year-old legal dispute, comes three months after a similar complaint it filed in a Wisconsin court ended with the court dismissing Vanderbilt from the proceedings for lack of personal jurisdiction.

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