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Author Rai, Arti.

Title Intellectual property and biotechnology / editor, A. Rai
Published Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, [2011]


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Description xxi, 561 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Critical concepts in intellectual property law ; 3
Critical concepts in intellectual property law ; 3
Contents The nature and function of the patent system / Edmund W. Kitch -- On the complex economics of patent scope / Robert P. Merges and Richard R. Nelson -- Can patents deter innovation? : the anticommons in biomedical research / Michael A. Heller and Rebecca S. Eisenberg -- Working through the patent problem / John P. Walsh, Ashish Arora and Wesley M. Cohen -- Do formal intellectual property rights hinder the free flow of scientific knowledge? : an empirical test of the anti-commons hypothesis / Fiona Murray and Scott Stern -- Clearing a path through the patent thicket / Chris Holman -- Specialised supply firms, property rights and firm boundaries / Ashish Arora and Robert P. Merges -- Biotechnology, technology policy, and patentability : natural products and invention in the American system / John M. Golden -- Intellectual property rights in biotechnology : addressing new technology / Arti K. Rai -- Is patent law technology-specific? / Dan L. Burk and Mark A. Lemley -- Propertizing thought / Kevin Emerson Collins -- No 'dilettante affair' : rethinking the experimental use exception to patent infringement for biomedical research tools / Janice M. Mueller -- Where excludability matters : material versus intellectual property in academic biomedical research / John P. Walsh, Wesley M. Cohen and Charlene Cho -- Proofs and prototypes for sale : the licensing of university inventions / Richard Jensen and Marie Thursby -- Bayh-Dole reform and the progress of biomedicine / Arti K. Rai and Rebecca S. Eisenberg -- The dangers of diagnostic monopolies / Robert Cook-Deegan, Subhashini Chandrasekharan and Misha Angrist -- Entry and competition in generic biologics / Henry G. Grabowski, David B. Ridley and Kevin A. Schulman
Summary This collection of theoretical articles reveals the important role of intellectual property law in the formation and development of the dynamic and economically significant biotechnology industry -- Back cover
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Biotechnology -- Patents.
Biotechnology -- United States -- Patents.
Intellectual property.
Patent laws and legislation -- United States.
Author Rai, Arti.
LC no. 2011924161
ISBN 1848442610 (hbk.)
9781848442610 (hbk.)