Intellectual property and biotechnology: the U.S. internal experience--Part I.

@article{Brody2006IntellectualPA,
  title={Intellectual property and biotechnology: the U.S. internal experience--Part I.},
  author={Baruch A. Brody},
  journal={Kennedy Institute of Ethics journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={1-37}
}
In the development of biotechnology in the United States, many questions were raised about the appropriateness of applying to this area a traditional robust system of intellectual property rights. Despite these hesitations, the U.S. rejected suggested modifications. This was a mistake, and there is a need to develop a modified system that promotes more of the relevant ethical values.