Precision Bio Wins Patent Infringement Lawsuit Filed by Cellectis | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Precision BioSciences today claimed victory in a lawsuit filed against the company by Cellectis alleging patent infringement.

According to Research Triangle Park, NC-based Precision Bio, a jury in the US District Court for the District of Delaware found all claims of Cellectis' US Patent No. 7,897,372 that were asserted against Precision Bio to be invalid. The jury also found Precision Bio did not "literally" infringe the asserted claims, meaning Precision Bio did not incorporate each and every element of Cellectis' patent in its own technology.

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