The U.S. Supreme Court will once again look at the issue of whether human genes are "patent-eligible" material after it issued a writ of certiorari to a group of plaintiffs involved in a breast cancer-genes patent case. The dispute was filed on behalf of a clinician who wants to examine people for breast cancer genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 without a license from Myriad Genetics, which owns the patents for those genes.
Supreme Court will take another look at human gene patents
SmartBrief Job Listings for Education
|Technical Assistance Associate (8330)||
American Institute for Researcher
|Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)||
|Director of Professional Services||
Engaging Schools, Inc.
|Principal at Timberland Charter Academy||
Timberland Charter Academy
|VP - Partnership Operations||
|Silver Spring, MD|