US District Court Ravgen Sues Illumina, Roche Alleging Infringement of Cell-Free DNA Testing Patents Ravgen has alleged that several leading NGS-based non-invasive prenatal testing and oncology assays infringe two patents held by the firm. Illumina Obtains Preliminary Injunction Against BGI A US District Court will prevent BGI from distributing and promoting certain sequencing instruments that allegedly infringe Illumina patents. Judge Allows Whistleblower Suit Against Myriad Genetics to Proceed Premium In January a federal court unsealed a False Claims Act suit from an industry insider that alleges a Myriad subsidiary engaged in a fraudulent kickback scheme. 10x Genomics Countersues Bio-Rad Laboratories in Latest Patent Infringement Lawsuit 10x asked the US District Court for the Northern District of California to dismiss a suit, while another district court judge denied a 10x motion to dismiss. Jury Invalidates Pacific Biosciences Patents in Lawsuit Against Oxford Nanopore The Delaware jury said Oxford Nanopore had infringed three patents, but also found that they were invalid, mostly because they were not enabled. Mar 17, 2020 US Appeals Court Overturns Roche Win in Illumina NIPT Suit Feb 20, 2020 Illumina Seeks Preliminary Injunction Against BGI in US Patent Infringement Case Jan 24, 2020 Federal Court Whittles Down Fluidigm Lawsuit Against IonPath Jan 16, 2020 Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Accusing Illumina, Affymetrix of Fraud, Theft of Trade Secrets Jan 6, 2020 Guardant Health CEO Deleted Email Evidence After Lawsuit Deposition Oct 21, 2019 10x Genomics to Pay $25M, Cross-License Patents to End BD Infringement Suit Sep 27, 2019 Taiwanese Firm Sues Pacific Biosciences for Patent Infringement Sep 12, 2019 Bio-Rad Laboratories Sues 10x Genomics Again, Alleging Patent Infringement Sep 4, 2019 10x Genomics Countersues Becton Dickinson for Patent Infringement Aug 26, 2019 10x Genomics Showing 'Little Concern' for Patent Lawsuit Consequences, Customers Say Premium Aug 15, 2019 Court Tacks On $10M to 10x Genomics Infringement Penalty Jul 25, 2019 Court Grants Bio-Rad Permanent Injunction Against 10x Genomics Jul 8, 2015 Enzo Reports Favorable Court Ruling Affecting 10 Patent Suits Aug 26, 2014 US Court Denies GlaxoSmithKline Motion to Dismiss Genetic Technologies Suit Feb 16, 2012 Court Issues Claim Construction Order in Illumina Infringement Suit Against Complete Genomics Nov 3, 2010 In Australian BRCA Patent Challenge, Plaintiffs Not Satisfied With Myriad's IP Gift Premium Jun 2, 2010 Roche, Qiagen Make Up Over Distributing DxS' TheraScreen Tests Premium Mar 30, 2010 Myriad Shares Fall Following Court Decision Feb 24, 2010 Roche Charges DxS of Ditching Distribution Agreement in Favor of Parent Qiagen Premium Jul 21, 2009 Fall 2010 Trial Date Set for Illumina v. Affymetrix Array IP Infringement Suit Premium Load More Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.