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This Friday: Genetic Alliance Hosts Webinar on Myriad Gene Patent Case

Genetic Alliance Hosts Webinar on Myriad Gene Patent Case on Friday, April 30, 2010.

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A Disin‘gene’uous Lawsuit: ACLU Challenges DNA Patents

From the mass production of life-saving medicines in cell cultures to the screening of our blood supply for life-threatening viruses, patented DNA molecules (often referred to as “gene patents”) are used in many ways to benefit society.

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Where Breakthroughs Will Soon Call Home: Wisconsin’s BioAg Gateway

The Wisconsin BioAg Gateway is a visionary project being sited on Madison’s southeast side at the crossroads of Interstates 90 and 94.

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Boosting Small Company Presence at 2010 BIO International Convention, Wisconsin Madison Region Shows Off Talent

In 2010, 10 Wisconsin biotech companies were awarded scholarships of $1,100 each out of the grant partnership to help small Wisconsin biotech companies in medical, agriculture, energy, or other sectors, including medical devices, to participate in the Biotechnology Industry Organization’s International Convention One-on-One Partnering or company presentation forums. Nine of those 10 companies are located in the eight-county Madison Region.

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Burrill Report Podcast: Implications of Gene Patent Ruling

The Burrill Report podcast on the impact of the recent decision invalidating patents on genetic materials.

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