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The Real Reason Why Salk Refused to Patent the Polio Vaccine

Editor’s Note: Despite the progress in polio and other diseases made possible by vaccines, today …

Brazilian Innovation: A Patent Success

The story of Acheflan highlights the role of patents in homegrown innovation in developing countries.  …

Biomedical Innovation: How the U.S. Can Stay Number One

By Ross DeVol, chief research officer of the Milken Institute “The first step in winning …

Biotech Remains Strong in Florida

Florida has always attracted visionaries – from Walt Disney to Kennedy Space Center. The ambition …

BioFlorida Conference: Here's What You Missed

As I mentioned last week, BIO President & CEO James C. Greenwood kicked-off  this week’s …

BioCentury TV at BIO International Convention

BioCentury TV interviewed biotech leaders throughout the recent BIO International Convention in Washington, DC. The …

Bayh Dole Act a failure?

By Guest Writer Joseph Allen One hotly debated topic in Washington of real importance to …

Banning Gene Patents Will Promote Innovation?

Abolishing gene patents will deter, not promote, innovation, as the patent eligibility of isolated DNA …

Coalition Urges Enactment of Patent Reform Legislation to Drive Job Growth and Innovation

Coalition Urges Enactment of Patent Reform Legislation to Drive Job Growth and Innovation (March 24, …

BIO Hails Senate Passage of America Invents Act

BIO Hails Senate Passage of America Invents Act Bipartisan, consensus-oriented approach will strengthen nation’s patent …