Illumina Wins Infringement Suit Against Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc.

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) announced today that the High Court of Justice, Chancery Division, Patents Court in the United Kingdom issued a judgment in its favor in the patent infringement suit filed against Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc. The Court found that Ariosa?s Harmony non-invasive prenatal test infringed EP 1 524 321 and that the patent claims were valid. The patent is directed to the size selection of extracellular DNA in maternal plasma samples. Size selection