Gene patents in the US - focusing on what really matters
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2 Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7264, USA
Genome Biology 2012, 13:161 doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-6-161Published: 29 June 2012
With new technologies, concerns about gene patent claims regarding isolated DNA are becoming less relevant, but broad method claims could be more problematic.