Gen-Probe Slaps BD with Second MDx Patent-Infringement Suit | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Gen-Probe this week filed a patent-infringement lawsuit against Becton Dickinson alleging that the company's BD MAX system infringes upon several patents owned by Gen-Probe that are related to its Tigris molecular diagnostics blood-screening system.

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