Patenting Genes and their Products
Published Online: 28 MAY 2003
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How to Cite
Buffinger, N. and Mascarenhas, D. M. 2003. Patenting Genes and their Products. eLS. .
- Published Online: 28 MAY 2003
The process of patenting allows companies and individuals to protect their investments. In the biotechnology industry however the act of patenting raises many ethical and technological issues.
- process claims;
- composition of matter;
- tool patents;