TITLE

Supreme Court boosts licensees in biotech patent battles

AUTHOR(S)
Waltz, Emily
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Nature Biotechnology;Mar2007, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p264
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a United States Supreme Court decision has left patent holders and licensees exploring opportunities to lessen royalty payments. The ruling could negatively impact the biotechnology sector where profits come from a small number of patents. The biotechnology patents are based on incremental advances in science.
ACCESSION #
24279330

 

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