TITLE

Broad claim construction leads to invalidity of Novartis's patent for EXELON Alzheimer's patch

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Sebastian; Pead, Grace
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice;Sep2015, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p653
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the court case Novartis AG & Others versus Focus Pharmaceuticals Ltd. & Others wherein the Patents Court of England and Wales ruled on April 27, 2015 that the patent of Novartis covering its EXELON rivastigmine transdermal patch to treat Alzheimer's disease is invalid.
ACCESSION #
111110069

 

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