GTG Targets PGx Firms with Aggressive Licensing Strategy In Wake of Applera Non-Coding DNA Patent Settlement | GenomeWeb

In an agreement that will result in a more aggressive licensing program for its non-coding DNA patents — some of which pertain to genomic regions important to pharmacogenomics research — Australian firm Genetic Technologies last week settled its ongoing patent-infringement suit with Applera.

The settlement includes a license agreement, a supply agreement, and a requirement that the Foster City, Calif.-based biotech firm pay Genetic Technologies an undisclosed amount.

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