Navigation Links
CRESTOR® Patent Upheld By US Court
Date:6/29/2010

WILMINGTON, Del., June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) announced today that Judge Joseph Farnan, Jr., US District Court, District of Delaware, has found that the substance patent protecting CRESTOR (RE37,314 – the '314 patent) is valid and enforceable. In its ruling, the court found that no inequitable conduct was committed by any Shionogi employee. The court also held the '314 patent to be non-obvious and properly reissued.

(Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091027/PH99766LOGO )

Judge Farnan's subsequent entry of judgment will preclude the FDA from issuing final approvals for the defendants' Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDAs) prior to the expiration of the '314 patent in 2016.  

"We are pleased with the court's decision upholding the validity and enforceability of the '314 substance patent," said David Brennan, Chief Executive Officer, AstraZeneca. "The court's decision reaffirms the strength of the intellectual property protecting CRESTOR.''

Judge Farnan also held that Apotex USA was liable as a submitter and is therefore bound to the court's dec
'/>"/>

SOURCE AstraZeneca
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Vermillion Announces Issuance of Patent for Alzheimers Disease Diagnosis
2. Bayer Sues Teva and Barr for False Advertising and Patent Infringement in Connection with Tevas Generic Oral Contraceptive Gianvi™
3. Amedica® Receives Patent for Hip Implant Using Monoblock Ceramic Technology
4. Amira Announces Second DP2 Antagonist Patent Grant in the United Kingdom
5. Renhuang Announces Successful Preliminary Review of Its Patent Application for Schisandra Total Lignin Extraction Method
6. Biocept, Inc. Announces Issuance of Patent for its Microfluidic Technology
7. European Patent Office Upholds Molecular Devices Planar Patch Clamp Patent
8. Patent Awarded to the Design of TechniScans Unique 3-D Breast Imaging System
9. Solta Medical and Alma Lasers Resolve Patent Lawsuits
10. Pars Development and Marketing Partner, Glenmark, Enters Into A Settlement Agreement With Merck To Settle Patent Litigation Over Generic ZETIA(R)
11. DUSA Pharmaceuticals Reports Notice of Allowance for Key PDT Device Patent
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2015)... 2015  IGI Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IG), a ... pharmaceutical company, announced the Company will hold a conference ... 2015 to discuss the 1st quarter 2015 results. ... call by dialing 1-888-346-3479. International participants should call 1-412-902-4260. ... be joined into the IGI Laboratories, Inc. call. ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... 24, 2015  Span-America Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... fiscal 2015 second quarter results on Thursday, April 30, ... The company will conduct a conference call at ... the company,s financial and operating results for the ... of the conference call will be available online ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... , April 24, 2015 ... of automated, indication-specific planning tools for radiosurgery/SBRT   ... software applications aimed at enhancing the workflow for ... spine introduced in 2013 - comes full circle ... planning tools. These new Elements enable on-the-fly generation ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Brainlab Introduces New Generation of VMAT* for Brain and Spine at 3rd ESTRO in Barcelona 2
(Date:4/25/2015)... (PRWEB) April 25, 2015 For thirteen years, ... premier income protection education event in the nation! This year, ... The Plus Group, US to take DI Day on the ... George G. Davidson, CLU, ChFC, RHU, DIA, CLTC, Chief Executive ... DI Day reflects on the change by stating, "The first ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Constellations Recovery celebrates the opening of ... Just 35 miles from New York City, Constellations Recovery ... life while recovering from addiction. The Open House, which ... therapists, doctors and treatment centers to see the residence, ... opportunities offered by Constellations Recovery.,  , The newly opened ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... As the nation recognizes the Month of the ... young men and women, the “Alaska – Forget Me ... presents a special training session on Adverse Childhood Experiences ... understanding of the effect of childhood trauma and, in ... and military – who provide services and support to ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Carvers' goal is to help ... biking day in Breck. , Conveniently located in ... distance from Breckenridge, this family-owned place since 1995, ... bike rentals ( http://www.breckenridgeskishop.com/en/rent-equipment ) and more. ... rentals in May 2015. With style and function ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... 24, 2015 Lipitor lawsuits ( ... the federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District ... documents, the parties involved in the proceeding submitted ... among other things, preparation for the litigation’s upcoming ... both plaintiffs and defendants have conducted depositions of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Secura Consultants Takes DI Day On The Road 2Health News:Constellations Recovery Opens The First Luxury Sober Living Residence in Westchester New York 2Health News:Constellations Recovery Opens The First Luxury Sober Living Residence in Westchester New York 3Health News:Coalition Presents Resiliency Training to Raise Awareness during Month of the Military Child (#MOTMC2015) 2Health News:Carvers Breckenridge Bike Rentals Offers Demo Mountain, Tandem, Bike Path Cruiser & JR. Bikes in May 2015 2Health News:Federal Lipitor Lawsuits Progress, as New Status Report Details Preparation for Upcoming Bellwether Trials 2Health News:Federal Lipitor Lawsuits Progress, as New Status Report Details Preparation for Upcoming Bellwether Trials 3
... proof that simple exposure to cold weather is the leading ... always warned you to wrap up warm to avoid catching ... , ,Scientists say they have the first proof that ... one. , ,Their study findings will appear in this ...
... to tackle the issue of vaccination against Japanese Encephalitis ... country where the vaccine is available in a sizeable ... in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar has prompted the initiative ... also planned for detailed discussions with the Chinese minister ...
... say they want to investigate the case of a British ... reports BBC. // ,Two Sunday newspapers report Scotsman Andrew ... 2002, but found to be clear in October 2003. , ... the tests, have asked him to undergo more tests. Stimpson ...
... Study results showed that people who lived longer had a ... research study was carried out by Dr Laurie Martin and ... finding in the American Journal of Epidemiology. // ... and is considered as very intelligent and the children’s with ...
... Cacioppo and researchers have found that the habit of being ... making it a genetic character. Researchers also have found that ... character people in it.// ,Researchers conducted survey in ... similar characteristics of loneliness and they found that loneliness is ...
... new study appearing in the November 1, 2005 issue ... a new gene profile may help in predicting how ... chemotherapy. // ,In many patients with ovarian cancer, ... effect in combating the cancer. But, "due to the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Scientist affirm mother’s advice 2Health News:Indian Government Keen On JE Vaccine Supply And Patenting Of Indian Medicine Formulations 2Health News:British man 'Recovered from HIV' 2Health News:Genetic Profile To Predict Ovarian Cancer Prognosis 2
... These unique Acid Fast Control ... smear with appropriate background material. ... a positive and negative smear. ... (Cat. No. 353), Ziehl-Neelsen or ...
PRINCIPLE: The QC-SLIDES™ are specifically designed microscope slides intended to be part of the quality control program to monitor microbiological stains and staining techniques....
Each slide contains Giardia lamblia trophozoites applied as a mono-layer to the side....
... contain two wells: a positive ... ® 3308 in simulated sputum ... Streptomyces albus subsp. albus ATCC ... Nocardia Stain Control Slides should ...
Medicine Products: