Pursuit of Profit Poisons Collaboration

Nature, vol. 532, pp. 172-173

NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2789283

2 Pages Posted: 5 Jun 2016 Last revised: 13 Feb 2017

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Jacob S. Sherkow

Harvard University; New York Law School; Center for Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law

Date Written: April 7, 2016

Abstract

The CRISPR–Cas9 patent battle demonstrates how overzealous efforts to commercialize technology can damage science.

Keywords: CRISPR, Cas9, patent, science, research, commercialization, technology, biotechnology, collaboration

JEL Classification: K00, K23, K41, O3, O34, D23, K11

Suggested Citation

Sherkow, Jacob S., Pursuit of Profit Poisons Collaboration (April 7, 2016). Nature, vol. 532, pp. 172-173; NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2789283. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2789283

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