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DNA technology from Precision BioSciences gets USPTO allowance

North Carolina biotechnology firm Precision BioSciences is on its way to strengthening patent protection for its genome engineering technology. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a “notice of allowance” for a Precision patent application related to one of the Durham, North Carolina company’s genome engineering methods. The written notice means that the USPTO […]

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Genome engineering firm Precision BioSciences gets patent victory

North Carolina biotechnology company Precision BioSciences has secured a patent victory for its genome engineering technology. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has rejected claims from French company Cellectis that alleges that Precision is infringing on a Cellectis patent. The USPTO decision rejects Cellectis’ claims as being anticipated by or obvious in the context of […]

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Precision BioSciences splits plant unit from human genomics research

North Carolina biotechnology company Precision BioSciences is splitting into two divisions, one that will focus on humans and another that will focus on plant biotechnology. With the change, the Durham company is creating Precision PlantSciences, a subsidiary that will focus on developing the company’s technology for agricultural applications. Precision BioSciences will continue its genomics research […]