Navigenics' Large-Scale Services Model, Not GeneChip Itself, at Issue in MIT/E8 Infringement Suit | GenomeWeb

A lawsuit filed last week against Navigenics regarding its use of Affymetrix's GeneChip microarrays could raise questions for other customers of Affy's microarrays. However, a patent attorney who is following the case said that it is Navigenics' use of the arrays for its national genomics services business — not the GeneChip itself — that made it the target of the suit.

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