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Genetic land-grab or reward for ingenuity? Australian court to rule on gene patents

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Nicol, D, Genetic land-grab or reward for ingenuity? Australian court to rule on gene patents, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 27 February 2012 (2012) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

IDEAS AND OWNERSHIP: The concept of protecting ideas and innovation by legal means dates back to antiquity. But in the age of the internet and multinational business models, many of the existing laws are under strain, their suitability and ultimate purpose called into question.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:Patents, genetics, breast cancer
Research Division:Law and Legal Studies
Research Group:Law
Research Field:Intellectual Property Law
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Justice and the Law
Objective Field:Justice and the Law not elsewhere classified
Author:Nicol, D (Professor Dianne Nicol)
ID Code:122205
Year Published:2012
Funding Support:Australian Research Council (DP0985077)
Deposited By:Office of Law
Deposited On:2017-11-06
Last Modified:2017-11-06
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