A technician at a BGI testing laboratory. Photo: ReutersA technician at a BGI testing laboratory. Photo: Reuters
A technician at a BGI testing laboratory. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus third wave: US biotech firm accuses Chinese laboratory helping to test Hongkongers of infringing on patent

  • Illumina Cambridge claims subsidiaries of Shenzhen-based BGI are using information protected by local filing
  • Chinese company says lawsuit unrelated to testing kits and equipment used for the city’s coronavirus screening

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A technician at a BGI testing laboratory. Photo: ReutersA technician at a BGI testing laboratory. Photo: Reuters
A technician at a BGI testing laboratory. Photo: Reuters
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