Illumina Sues Complete Genomics for Infringement; Two Patents in Case Under Reexamination with USPTO | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

This story was originally published on August 5.

Illumina and its predecessor Solexa sued Complete Genomics last week, alleging that the human genome sequencing service provider infringes three of Illumina’s patents.

In its complaint, filed Aug. 3 with the US District Court for the District of Delaware, Illumina claims that Complete Genomics infringes US Patents Nos. 6,306,597; 7,232,656; and 7,598,035.

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