Myriad Files Motion to Dismiss ACLU's 'Thinly Veiled' Anti-Gene Patenting Case | GenomeWeb

This article has been corrected to note that the American Civil Liberties Union is not a plaintiff in the case against Myriad and other defendants, but is representing the plaintiffs.

By Turna Ray

Defendants in a high-profile case challenging the patentability of genes have filed motions to dismiss the case, claiming that the plaintiffs, represented by the American Civil Liberties Union, lack standing to bring the suit.

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