FIGURE 4-1. Number of DNA-based U.


Number of DNA-based U.S. Patents (as of June 30, 2005). 2005 Projection is based on mid-year total. SOURCE: Georgetown University Database.

From: 4, Trends in the Patenting and Licensing of Genomic and Protein Inventions and Their Impact on Biomedical Research

Cover of Reaping the Benefits of Genomic and Proteomic Research
Reaping the Benefits of Genomic and Proteomic Research: Intellectual Property Rights, Innovation, and Public Health.
National Research Council (US) Committee on Intellectual Property Rights in Genomic and Protein Research and Innovation; Merrill SA, Mazza AM, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2006.
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