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The Resource Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries : Past, Present and Future

Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries : Past, Present and Future

Label
Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries : Past, Present and Future
Title
Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries
Title remainder
Past, Present and Future
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a highly readable and entertaining account of the co-evolution of the patent system and the life science industries since the mid-19th century. The pharmaceutical industries have their origins in advances in synthetic chemistry and in natural products research. Both approaches to drug discovery and business have shaped patent law, as have the lobbying activities of the firms involved and their supporters in the legal profession. In turn, patent law has impacted on the life science industries. Compared to the first edition, which told this story for the first time, the present edit
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dutfield, Graham
Dewey number
340.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
K1519.B54D88 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Biotechnology industries
  • Intellectual property (International law)
  • Life sciences
  • LAW
  • Biotechnology industries
  • Intellectual property (International law)
  • Life sciences
Label
Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries : Past, Present and Future
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Figures, Tables and Illustrations; List of Acronyms; Part I: Science, Drugs, Money and Patents; 1. Introduction; 2. Seven Tales of a Patent; 3. The Life Sciences, Business and the Patent System; Part II: Past; 4. Dyes, Drugs and Domagk; 5. Making Hormones; 6. The Antibiotics; Part III: Present; 7. Big Pharma, Small Biotech; 8. 'No Patents on Life!'; 9. Mr Pharma Goes to Geneva; 10. The Story So Far; 11. Would We Have Got Where We Are Today Without Patents?; Part IV: Future; 12. The Future of Patents and the Life Science Industries; Bibliography; Name Index; Subject Index; Reviews
Control code
609853409
Extent
1 online resource (429 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812832283
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609853409
Label
Intellectual Property Rights and the Life Science Industries : Past, Present and Future
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Figures, Tables and Illustrations; List of Acronyms; Part I: Science, Drugs, Money and Patents; 1. Introduction; 2. Seven Tales of a Patent; 3. The Life Sciences, Business and the Patent System; Part II: Past; 4. Dyes, Drugs and Domagk; 5. Making Hormones; 6. The Antibiotics; Part III: Present; 7. Big Pharma, Small Biotech; 8. 'No Patents on Life!'; 9. Mr Pharma Goes to Geneva; 10. The Story So Far; 11. Would We Have Got Where We Are Today Without Patents?; Part IV: Future; 12. The Future of Patents and the Life Science Industries; Bibliography; Name Index; Subject Index; Reviews
Control code
609853409
Extent
1 online resource (429 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812832283
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609853409

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