Navigation Links
Apieron Alleges Evidence Shows Aerocrine Inventors Withheld Prior Art Information from Patent Office
Date:11/18/2009

MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Apieron, Inc. has asked the court presiding over its patent suit against Aerocrine, Inc. to allow it to raise additional grounds for invalidating Aerocrine's broadest patent relating to exhaled nitric oxide, U.S. Patent No. 5,922,610.

In its motion, Apieron alleges that recently obtained deposition testimony and interrogatory responses indicate that Drs. Kjell Alving, Jan Lundberg, and Edward Weitzberg, inventors named on the '610 patent, were in possession of information material to the patentability of their invention -- namely, the prior invention in the United States of the claimed subject matter by Dr. Benjamin M. Gaston -- yet intentionally failed to disclose this information to the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

For its part, Aerocrine has asked the court to procedurally block Apieron from raising the new allegations, which it claims are not stated with the requisite specificity. Redacted versions of the parties' pleadings and exhibits are publicly available via the website of the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware.

About Apieron, Inc.

Apieron, Inc. is a private, venture-backed medical device company based in Menlo Park, CA that was formed in early 2001 to develop a simple-to-use, non-invasive monitor for the measurement of exhaled nitric oxide (eNO) for the management of asthma. The Apieron biosensor technology platform utilizes a patented technology that allows for the highly sensitive detection of selected analytes like eNO. Apieron is committed to collaborating with physicians and patients to develop innovative medical solutions to improve quality of life and standards of care.

SOURCE Apieron, Inc.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Apieron, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Apieron, Inc. Files Infringement Complaint Against Aerocrine AB, Aerocrine AG and Mr. Magnus Pelles
2. Apieron Secures Series D Commitments
3. Apieron Strengthens Senior Leadership With Commercial, Financial Appointments
4. Credit Card Companies Accomplices in Millions of Identity Theft Cases Alleges Eric Drew
5. Hazardous Advanced Micro Devices (A.M.D.) Clean Room Chemicals Caused Multiple Birth Defects, Lawsuit Alleges
6. Evolution Evidence Overturned
7. Study Reveals Evidence of Heart Disease in Ancient Egyptian Mummies
8. Turmeric-The Scientific Evidence How It Prevents And Treats Cancer & Dementia
9. The Rasansky Law Firm Announces Dallas Day Care Death Lawsuit; State Investigation Finds Evidence of Negligence at Woodbridge Day School
10. New Evidence Shakes Up Perceptions of Salt
11. External Evidence-Based Reviews Keep Healthcare System Vital
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/7/2016)... , ... December 07, 2016 , ... One of two ... of the securement tape is painful for her. "This is why the co-inventor and ... heads," she said. , They then created a prototype of the patent-pending AV-AIR, a ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... ... Sharon Kleyne, host of the nationally syndicated radio program, The Sharon Kleyne ... declared on her radio program in November 2016 the need to educate people about ... leaders in corporate America, they are trying to take advantage of successful algorithms and ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... is condemning "scam operations" carried out by unethical locksmith companies and is urging ... to a halt. According to Texas Premier Locksmith, these fraudulent locksmith services take ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... Gensuite ... Brilliance Awards under the Best New Product Launch category. Gensuite’s entry on their ... experience. , BOC Global Events & Training Group is a professional event and ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 , ... “Tomorrow Trump ... Donald Trump bringing greatness back to the presidency and to America. “Tomorrow Trump Goes ... to do as much as she can for this country. , Nancy attributes her ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/6/2016)... The pen needles market is projected to ... billion in 2016, growing at a CAGR of 11.2% ... Over the years, the pen needles market has witnessed ... growing demand for safety injections in the healthcare industry. ... pen needles with an aim to reduce pain, increase ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... , Dec. 6, 2016  Nearly 30 million people ... from the epidemic of diabetes. 1 However, nearly ... elevated glucose levels (hyperglycemia) and significant glucose variability. 2 ... complications, including cardiovascular events. If left untreated, hyperglycemia can ... eye disease or blindness. 3 As ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... Fla. , Dec. 6, 2016 With opioids commonly ... newcomer in the prescription drug market that has led to nationwide ... approximately seven to eight times stronger than heroin or morphine, resulting ... ... Suzanne Smolkin , vice president, clinical operations, Behavioral Health for HMC ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: