10X Genomics Files Three Inter Partes Review Petitions Against Bio-Rad Laboratories

January 10, 2018 – 10X Genomics, Inc. filed three inter partes review petitions to invalidate one of Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.’s patents on January 9, 2018 under both 35 U.S.C. §102 and §103 in the USPTO’s Patent Trial & Appeal Board.

The patent at issue in the three petitions is U.S. Patent No. 9,126,160 entitled “System for Forming an Array of Emulsions”. The case is entitled 10X Genomics, Inc. v. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., for the three petitions: Case Nos. IPR2018-00432, IPR2018-00433, and IPR2018-00434.

By: Julian G. Pymento