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Stem cell news - EPO revokes ‘Brüstle’ patent and new CJEU referral on the patentability of parthenotes

United Kingdom, European Union, Germany - June 4 2013 As previously reported in this newsletter (1), the question of the patentability of technology based on the use of human embryonic stem cells (hESC)...

Pharmaceutical patenting in India - Novartis loses Glivec patent battle

India - June 4 2013 The Supreme Court of India recently rejected Novartis AG's attempt to win patent protection for an updated version of its cancer drug Glivec. This...

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EPO revokes patent in the "Brüstle" case

European Union - April 17 2013 In October 2011, The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued its decision in Brüstle v Greenpeace (C-3410), which relates to the...