Occlutech scores another win against St Jude-AGA Medical

Occlutech has received a favorable ruling in patent litigation with St Jude-AGA Medical from the District Court of Milan in Italy. In the ruling, the court determined Occlutech is not infringing the Italian part of patent EP0808138 as alleged by St Jude-AGA Medical. Courts in the U.K., the Netherlands, Germany and Sweden have reached similar conclusions as the one in Italy, although AGA is appealing some of the rulings, Occlutech notes. Occlutech release

Suggested Articles

Takeda tapped Roche’s Foundation Medicine to develop tissue- and blood-based companion diagnostic tests for its portfolio of lung cancer therapies.

Cellex has announced plans to develop a rapid coronavirus test that people can fully perform at home, from sample collection to result, using an app.

More than 20 states either don’t release or have incomplete data on the rapid antigen tests now considered key to containing the coronavirus.