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2012, 9:00 AM
Not all diagnostics companies are worried at the prospect of the Supreme Court striking down...
Not all diagnostics companies are worried at the prospect of the Supreme Court striking down patents on two cancer-related genes "owned" by Myriad (MYGN) in a decision that is due to come in 2013. Quest (DGX) says it could be a "positive development," as it would "open new opportunities to develop new testing services." Myriad, which has spent 17 years and $500M on isolating the "DNA molecules and processes," isn't so sanguine.