Can You Patent Human Genes? ACLU Says No

April 12 (Bloomberg Law) -- On April 15, 2013, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, Inc. The case centers on whether patents may be granted on parts of the human body. Sandra Park, staff attorney at the ACLU talks with Bloomberg Law's Lee Pacchia about the plaintiff's views on the case.

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Topics:  ACLU, AMP v Myriad, Biotechnology, DNA, Human Genes, Mayo v. Prometheus, Myriad, Patent-Eligible Subject Matter, Patents, Product of Nature Doctrine, SCOTUS

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