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Old 06-13-2018, 06:17 PM   #1
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Arrow Nearly Half the Patents on Marine Genes Belong to Just One Company

Nearly Half the Patents on Marine Genes Belong to Just One Company

| Science | Smithsonian 6-13-18

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/scien...any-180969325/


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Re: Nearly Half the Patents on Marine Genes Belong to Just One Company

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Nearly Half the Patents on Marine Genes Belong to Just One Company

| Science | Smithsonian 6-13-18

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/scien...any-180969325/


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Admittedly, I didn't read all of it but, I think, read enough. It appears they are claiming ownership of their work in creating/mapping the DNA sequence. I don't understand what's wrong with IP rights. Any other company can do the same if they invest their capital appropriately.
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