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Latest Implications of US gene patent invalidation on Australia Stories

2013-06-18 23:03:27

The Supreme Court recently gave its answer of “No” to the question of whether human genes were patent-eligible subject matter.

Biotech Firm Loses Supreme Court Fight To Patent Human Genes
2013-06-13 12:24:31

A Salt Lake City, Utah-based genetics firm has lost a battle in court to keep a patent on naturally-occurring human genes.


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deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
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