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January 14, 2013
08:49 EDTSQNMSequenom shares oversold at current levels, says Maxim
Maxim says Sequenom (SQNM) shares are oversold following the acquisition of competitor Verinata by Illumina (ILMN) and Verinata's partnership with PerkinElmer (PKI). The firm believes remains Sequenom remains well positioned for long-term growth and reiterates a Buy rating on the stock.
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March 19, 2015
17:39 EDTSQNMSequenom launches the HerediT test in collaboration with Recombine
Sequenom's wholly owned subsidiary, Sequenom Laboratories, and Recombine Inc., a clinical genetic testing company dedicated to helping patients and providers make informed healthcare decisions, launched the HerediT UNIVERSAL carrier screening test as a service to ordering physicians. The HerediT UNIVERSAL test screens for more than 250 genetic diseases by analyzing over 2,000 genetic mutations.
07:59 EDTSQNMSequenom management to meet with William Blair
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March 17, 2015
07:05 EDTSQNMSequenom elects Kenneth Buechler as Chairman of the Board
Sequenom elected Kenneth Buechler as Chairman of the Board, effective April 1, 2015. Buechler succeeds Harry Hixson who will retire from the position effective March 31 after 11 years of service. Incoming chairman, Dr. Buechler, has served on the board of directors since December 2009. Prior to joining Sequenom's board, he served as President and Chief Scientific Officer of Biosite Incorporated, which he co-founded.
March 16, 2015
05:40 EDTSQNMIllumina files patent infringement suit in UK regarding NIPT patents
Illumina (ILMN) announced that it and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Verinata Health have filed a patent infringement suit against Premaitha Health in the High Court of Justice, Chancery Division, Patents Court in the United Kingdom. Illumina is seeking all available remedies, including damages and injunctive relief. The patents asserted are European Patent 0 994 963 B2 and European Patent 1 981 995 B1, which are exclusively licensed to Illumina from Sequenom (SQNM), and The Board of Trustees of Leland Stanford Junior University, respectively. Stanford is joined in the suit as a necessary party because it is the registered owner of the European Patent 1 981 995 B1. The patents are directed to using cell-free fetal DNA for non-invasive prenatal testing. The suit accuses Premaitha’s IONA Test of infringement, including its use of next-generation sequencing to analyze cell-free fetal DNA from a sample of maternal blood.

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