Promega challenges LaRoche Taq polymerase patent

Martin Leach leach at
Tue Dec 20 14:05:57 EST 1994

In article <3d70pa$1fo at>, promegacc at
(PromegaCC) wrote:

> Thought people might be interested in this item, could have some major
> implications for PCR work.  This is taken from a press release. Note that
> the data on which the patent challenge is based, including graphic files
> of gels showing the patented Taq to be identical to one obtained by 'prior
> art', is available by ftp from
congrats on battling the big 'ol monster....

on another note...
since you have an FTP site how about putting plasmid sequnces/technical
bulletins/copies of promega notes on-line....

alternatively....start up a web page and make everyone look up and notice


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