Navigation Links
California group says ruling weakens WARF's stem cell patent

Madison, Wis. - A California taxpayer and consumer rights group believes the U.S. Supreme Court's recent eBay ruling weakens the position of the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation regarding its stem cell patent, but a spokesman for the Wisconsin foundation said its recent $1 million jury reward in the Xenon Pharmaceuticals case demonstrates its ability to......

Full article >>> ly read the decision, they would see the specific mention of how this doesn't apply to universities because they clearly aren't going to be the ones who are going to commercialize the invention," Cohn said. "This decision will have absolutely no impact on our patent whatsoever."

WARF has $1.5 billion at its disposal to defend its patents. Earlier this week, a jury awarded WARF $1 million......

Full article >>> illion in taxpayer funds are at stake.

Earlier this year, WARF General Counsel Elizabeth Donley, speaking at a stem cell conference in San Francisco, indicated that WARF would defend its patent rights. She said because the State of California expects a payback if any cures are developed with Prop 71 public money, WARF is entitled to a share of the revenue.

The FTCR isn't alone in......

Full article >>> off the deep end," Cohn said. "If it wasn't for WiCell and for the University of Wisconsin, they wouldn't have anything to spend the $3 billion on in the first place."

Cohn also took issue with the need for patent reform, saying the American patent system works. "It has fueled a biotech revolution in this country, an......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Joe Vanden Plas 05/19/06


Related biology technology :

1. Jamie Thomson to run California research lab
2. WiCell, California firm agree to distribute stem cell lines derived with new technique
3. Metavante to buy California software developer
4. Fiservs Banklink chosen by Union Bank of California
5. California investors acquire RedPrairie Corp.
6. Renaissance Learning will expand in Dallas and cut back California and Madison
7. Third Wave wins patent lawsuit against California firm
8. Tommy Thompsons ID chip, California firm to use WARFs patents and more ...
9. WARF signs stem cell agreement with California firm
10. Renaissance Learning merges with California firm
11. California investment firm acquires Red Prairie of Milwaukee
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:12/6/2016)... 2016  SRI International has been awarded a ... National Institutes of Health,s National Institute of Allergy ... (NIAID-DAIDS) to support the manufacturing and characterization of ... Under the seven-year contract, SRI will provide a ... candidate HIV-prevention products that emerge from investigator-initiated studies ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... ... December 05, 2016 , ... ... cellulose nanocrystals and cellulose nanofibrils. The composition claims are not limited to ... claims directed to combination with polymers, carbon fibers, graphene, and other materials. ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... , Dec. 5, 2016  Renova™ Therapeutics, a ... heart failure and other chronic diseases, announced that ... company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective today. ... 20 years of experience in financial management for ... and software companies. Most recently, Ms. Bovenizer was ...
(Date:12/5/2016)... YORK , December 5, 2016 ... player worldwide, with almost $108 billion of revenue and ... $170 billion were spent on global biopharmaceuticals, and this ... This morning, Stock-Callers.com has lined up these four equities ... ), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD ), ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/30/2016)... Nov. 30, 2016  higi SH llc (higi) ... initiative targeting national brands, industry thought-leaders and celebrity ... respective audiences for taking steps to live healthier, ... in 2012, higi has built the largest self-screening ... 38 million people who have conducted over 185 ...
(Date:11/29/2016)... Lithuania , Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... biometric identification and object recognition technologies, today ... (SDK) for fingerprint recognition solutions that run ... a fingerprint template using less than 128KB ... in compact devices that have limited on-board ...
(Date:11/28/2016)... , Nov. 28, 2016 ... a rate of 16.79%" The biometric system market ... grow further in the near future. The biometric system ... billion in 2022, at a CAGR of 16.79% between ... system, integration of biometric technology in smartphones, rising use ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):