Applera Corporation (ABI) Initiates Suit Against Solexa, Inc. (SLXA) Seeking Ownership Of Patents Covering Sequencing-By-Ligation Technologies  
1/2/2007 11:07:09 AM

HAYWARD, Calif. & CAMBRIDGE, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Solexa, Inc. (Nasdaq:SLXA) today announced that it has learned of a lawsuit filed in a California state court in Santa Clara County naming Solexa as a defendant. The complaint was filed by the Applied Biosystems Group of Applera Corporation on December 26, 2006. Solexa has not been served with the complaint.