SAN DIEGO, July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM), a life sciences company providing innovative genetic analysis solutions, today announced that it has filed a Notice of Appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit from the July 5, 2012 Preliminary Injunction Order of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California denying Sequenom's request for preliminary injunctive relief. Sequenom had previously requested that the district court enjoin Aria Diagnostics' (now Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc.) continued infringement of U.S. Patent No. 6,258,540 ("'540 patent").
Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM) is a life sciences company committed to improving healthcare through revolutionary genetic analysis solutions. Sequenom develops innovative technology, products and diagnostic tests that target and serve discovery and clinical research, and molecular diagnostics markets. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California. Sequenom maintains a Web site at http://www.sequenom.com to which Sequenom regularly posts copies of its press releases as well as additional information about Sequenom. Interested persons can subscribe on the Sequenom Web site to email alerts or RSS feeds that are sent automatically when Sequenom issues press releases, files its reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission or posts certain other information to the Web site.
Except for the historical information contained herein, the matters set forth in this press release, including statements regarding the Company's commitment to improving healthcare through revolutionary genetic analysis solutions, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of
|SOURCE Sequenom, Inc.|
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved