Navigation Links
WARF says it's ready for a legal challenge on stem cells

Madison, Wis. — Just in case anyone doubts that the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation has both the will and the resources to defend its stem cell patent, Andy Cohn would like to disabuse them of the notion. Cohn, government and public relations manager for WARF, said the foundation, armed with a $1.5 billion endowment, is prepared to take on any legal challenges to its controversia......

Full article >>> license and share profits derived from the enterprise.

"The only way that there will be a court challenge," Cohn said, "is if somebody has a successful product in the marketplace. The only time that a court challenge would come is when there is money on the table, and we have no idea when that will happen."

Critics say the patents are so broad and restrictive that they are puttin......

Full article >>> RF, John Simpson, the stem cell project director for the Santa Monica-based Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights, noted that WARF has not demanded license fees from non-profit institutions, and discoveries resulting from taxpayer-funded research should not be considered a commercial activity.

In a subsequent interview, Simpson acknowledged that he is not an attorney, but as a lay p......

Full article >>> -Madison third in nation in tech-transfer value

More about stem cells:

Federal and global guidelines on stem cell research offer a level playing field

Senior Wisconsin stem-cell researcher leaves for Connecticut By Joe Vanden Plas 04/03/06

Related biology technology :

1. Visions: IT exec says CIOs must be ready to help companies ramp up trade
2. Wisconsin students test well on ACT, but relatively few are ready for college rigors
3. Platypus ready to unveil new commercial lines
4. Milwaukee Wi-Fi provider ready to start building network
5. Madisons downtown wireless network almost ready
6. Are you ready for the next workplace revolution?
7. NeuronFarms 3D-Reader ready to ship
8. Fluffy Bunnies ready for Shanghai programming competition
9. Big Pharma already has a generic strategy, but needs new direction
10. Are you ready to play the new talent management game?
11. S.F. biotech incubator ready to hatch
Post Your Comments:

(Date:11/25/2015)... , November 25, 2015 ... Report is a professional and in-depth study on ...      (Logo: ) , ... the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry ... for the international markets including development trends, competitive ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... -- Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO ) will be presenting ... on Wednesday, December 2 at 9:30 a.m. ET/6:30 a.m. ... will provide a corporate overview. th Annual Oppenheimer ... p.m. ET/10:00 a.m. PT . Jim Mazzola , vice ... overview. --> th Annual Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference in ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... , Nov. 24, 2015  Clintrax Global, Inc., a worldwide provider ... , today announced that the company has set a new ... 391% quarter on quarter growth posted for Q3 of 2014 to ... and Mexico , with the establishment of an ... 2015. --> United Kingdom and ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... 2015 --> ... released by Transparency Market Research, the global non-invasive prenatal ... of 17.5% during the period between 2014 and 2022. ... Industry Analysis, Size, Volume, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast ... market to reach a valuation of US$2.38 bn by ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/17/2015)... PARIS , November 17, 2015 ... 17 au 19 novembre  2015.  --> Paris ... 2015.  --> DERMALOG, le leader de l,innovation ... à la fois passeports et empreintes sur la même ... pour les passeports et l,autre pour les empreintes digitales. ...
(Date:11/12/2015)... 2015  A golden retriever that stayed healthy despite ... has provided a new lead for treating this muscle-wasting ... Institute of MIT and Harvard and the University of ... Cell, pinpoints a protective gene that ... effects. The Boston Children,s lab of Lou Kunkel ...
(Date:11/10/2015)... LONDON , Nov. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... segmented on the basis of product, type, ... segments included in this report are consumables, ... this report are safety biomarkers, efficacy biomarkers, ... in this report are diagnostics development, drug ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):