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Diagnostics firms face new patent claim worries

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  • 08 October 2009

    In the version of this article initially published, on page 587, left column, last paragraph, it states incorrectly that GeneDX holds a patent to certain mutations in the connexin 26 gene related to keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome. GeneDX does not own that patent. The error has been corrected in the HTML and PDF versions of the article.

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Allison, M. Diagnostics firms face new patent claim worries. Nat Biotechnol 27, 586–587 (2009).

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