court of appeals US Appeals Court Lifts Injunction on 10x Genomics' Linked-Reads, Single-Cell CNV Assays The court also ordered a new trial to determine if 10x's products infringe reconstructed patents held by Bio-Rad Laboratories. US Appeals Court Overturns Roche Win in Illumina NIPT Suit The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit sent the case, which had been thrown out in December 2018, back to the trial court. Federal Appeals Court Invalidates Second Enzo Biochem Patent in Three Months The case, which was originally being fought between Enzo and Hologic, was decided in favor of Becton Dickinson, Hologic's co-plaintiff. Federal Court Hands Broad Institute Victory in CRISPR Patent Fight Against UC Berkeley The court upheld a judgement of no interference-in-fact from the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, leaving the Broad in control of key CRISPR IP. UPDATE: CRISPR Stakeholders Seek Reversal of Patent Interference Proceeding Decision The plaintiffs say the USPTO made several errors when it determined the Broad Institute had the right to patent the use of CRISPR/Cas9 in eukaryotes. Jun 12, 2015 UPDATE: Appeals Court Upholds Invalidity of Sequenom Patent Aug 16, 2012 Appeals Court Affirms Isolated DNA Patents in Myriad Case Jul 29, 2011 Appeals Court Rules Gene Patents Eligible under US Law Jun 17, 2010 Myriad Appeals Decision Invalidating BRCA Patents Mar 29, 2010 Enzo Says Court Ruling Enables Claim for 'Substantial Damages' Against Life Technologies Breaking News Lunaphore Technologies, University of Bern Partner on Colorectal Cancer Study People in the News: New Appointments at Biocept, Novacyt, Centogene, Illumina, More In Brief This Week: Sophia Genetics, Twist Bioscience, Dante Labs, MGI, Codex DNA, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: SpeeDx, Bio-Techne, NuProbe, More DiaSorin Q2 Revenues Rise 20 Percent on SARS-CoV-2 Testing Demand Cepheid Gets $28M From BARDA for SARS-CoV-2 Tests The Scan Interfering With Invasive Mussels The Chicago Tribune reports that researchers are studying whether RNA interference- or CRISPR-based approaches can combat invasive freshwater mussels. Participation Analysis A new study finds that women tend to participate less at scientific meetings but that some changes can lead to increased involvement, the Guardian reports. Right Whales' Decline A research study plans to use genetic analysis to gain insight into population decline among North American right whales, according to CBC. Science Papers Tie Rare Mutations to Short Stature, Immunodeficiency; Present Single-Cell Transcriptomics Map In Science this week: pair of mutations in one gene uncovered in brothers with short stature and immunodeficiency, and more.