NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Illumina and Cornell University have jointly agreed to dismiss a patent dispute that originated in 2010, according to documents filed with the US District Court for the District of Delaware.

Cornell and Life Technologies (now part of Thermo Fisher Scientific) sued Illumina in May 2010, claiming that Illumina's microarray products infringed on eight patents held by Cornell and exclusively licensed to Life Tech.

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