Patent Office allows parthenote-derived human embryonic stem cells
In a decision that issued on 16 August 2016 (“International Stem Cell Corporation APO 52”), the Australian Patent Office paved the way for certain stem cell patents by...
In a decision that issued on 16 August 2016 (“International Stem Cell Corporation APO 52”), the Australian Patent...
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Throat Scope: Lighting Throats Around the World
lIt can be difficult for a doctor or parent to examine a child’s throat. If a wooden tongue depressor is used, with one hand the doctor or parent depresses...
lIt can be difficult for a doctor or parent to examine a child’s throat. If a wooden tongue depressor...
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Philippines Accedes to Nagoya Protocol
The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity is now in...
The Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their...
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“Gene Patents” in New Zealand – Business As Usual
The New Zealand Patent Office (“IPONZ”) is acutely aware of the High Court decision D’Arcy v Myriad Genetics Inc and of the Australian Patent Office’s proposed examination practice following...
The New Zealand Patent Office (“IPONZ”) is acutely aware of the High Court decision D’Arcy v Myriad Genetics Inc...
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Gene Patents Under Threat in Australia
Summary In a unanimous decision by seven Judges of Australia’s High Court (the highest appeal court), patent claims for isolated BRCA1 nucleic acids, indicative of a predisposition to breast or...
Summary In a unanimous decision by seven Judges of Australia’s High Court (the highest appeal court), patent claims for isolated...
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Beyond adoption: The role of Intellectual Property rights in emerging Australian Agricultural Biotechnology and GM Crops
With the recent launch of The Official Australian Reference Guide to Agricultural Biotechnology and GM Crops, the Agricultural Biotechnology Council of Australia (the ABCA) has provided extensive new information...
With the recent launch of The Official Australian Reference Guide to Agricultural Biotechnology and GM Crops, the Agricultural Biotechnology...
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