Mayo Clinic Licenses IP from Qiagen to Develop PCR Test for TB Speciation | GenomeWeb

Mayo Clinic said this week that it has licensed patent rights from Qiagen that will enable Mayo Medical Laboratories to offer a molecular complex speciation test for tuberculosis.

Under the agreement, Mayo has obtained the rights to US Patent No. 7,749,696, entitled "Method and kit for the specific detection of M. tuberculosis," which was issued to Qiagen in July 2010.

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