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The Future of Gene Patents and the Implications for Medicine


Jacob S. Sherkow


New York Law School

Henry T. Greely


Stanford Law School

September 23, 2013

173 JAMA Internal Medicine 1569, Sept. 2013

Abstract:     
The Supreme Court decision in Myriad Genetics struck down the patenting of human genomic DNA. What will this mean for genetic testing and medicine, more broadly?

Number of Pages in PDF File: 2

Keywords: gene, genetic, patent, intellectual property, myriad, amp, medicine, BRCA, cancer

JEL Classification: K00, K11, O3, O34

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Date posted: September 15, 2013 ; Last revised: September 25, 2013

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Sherkow, Jacob S. and Greely, Henry T., The Future of Gene Patents and the Implications for Medicine (September 23, 2013). 173 JAMA Internal Medicine 1569, Sept. 2013. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2325679

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Jacob S. Sherkow (Contact Author)
New York Law School ( email )
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013
United States
212.431.2355 (Phone)
HOME PAGE: http://www.nyls.edu/faculty/faculty-profiles/faculty_profiles/jacob-s-sherkow/
Henry (Hank) T. Greely
Stanford Law School ( email )
559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610
United States
650-723-2517 (Phone)
650-725-0253 (Fax)
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