Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY) Announces Tuschl II Key Patent Claims Upheld in Invalidation Trial in Japan  
10/9/2012 10:40:51 AM

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALNY), a leading RNAi therapeutics company, announced today that the Japanese Patent Office upheld key claims in the Tuschl II patent (JP4095895) in an invalidation trial held in Japan. The invalidation request was made by Bio Think-Tank, a Japanese company.