CRISPR: Pursuit of profit poisons collaboration

@article{Sherkow2016CRISPRPO,
  title={CRISPR: Pursuit of profit poisons collaboration},
  author={Jacob S Sherkow},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2016},
  volume={532},
  pages={172-173}
}
ast month, in an extraordinary dispute before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), university lawyers laid out their clients' legal strategies for claiming patents that cover the celebrated gene-editing technology CRISPR–Cas9. Over the next year, the USPTO will receive volumes of evidence centred on who first invented the technology. Battles over… CONTINUE READING