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The Patent Black Label: Six Side-Effects of India's Novartis Glivec Ruling

Monday’s decision by India’s Supreme Court to deny a patent for the top-selling oncologic drug Glivec took nearly a decade of litigation to resolve – but the implications in and beyond India are both immediate and lasting.  Here’s a list of six that Pharm Exec thinks are most important:
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Global Patent Management Made Easy

Patent Management Made Easy Even with a successfully launched start-up or spin-out to your name, you may still be tempted to close your eyes to the complexities of IP. But it’s actually very simple, writes Jason Rutt. So, you have done it. You have left big business or forsaken the dusty halls of academia to […]
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Judge Spikes Myriad Genetic’s Control of Genes

Image via Wikipedia Score one for nature. A US district court judge on Monday declared that pharma companies can’t patent individual genes because they are they are not, in fact, creating them. Last spring, Myriad Genetics was taken to task by the ACLU for monopolizing a patent it had discovered for breast cancer. The civil […]
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