Mayo v. Prometheus: Implications for Patents, Biotechnology, and Personalized Medicine Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Mayo v. Prometheus: Implications for Patents, Biotechnology, and Personalized Medicine

Creator

  • Author: Thomas, John R.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Visiting Scholar

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2012-11-06

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Report that reviews the Supreme Court's 2012 Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories decision (wherein the court held that a patent claiming a method of optimizing therapies for autoimmune disease was invalid) and briefly consider its implications for innovation and public health.
  • Physical Description: 16 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Biotechnology
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Medicine
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Science policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Patent law and legislation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Intellectual property

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R42815
  • Accession or Local Control No: R42815_2012Nov06
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc227824