Federal Circuit Affirms: Monoclonal Antibodies Are Not Infringed
(September 9, 2016, 1:27 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Findings in favor of a declaratory judgment plaintiff that patented monoclonal antibodies are not infringed by chimeric and humanized antibodies found in the “Cimzia” anti-inflammatory drug will stand in light of a Sept. 8 ruling by the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (UCB Inc. v. Yeda Research and Development Co., No. 15-1957, Fed. Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 16474).
(Decision available. Document #16-160919-006Z.)
Moreover, according to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges Pauline Newman, Raymond T. Chen and Alan D. Lourie, U.S....