Leading Independent Analyst Firm States Silver Creek Systems Holds A Virtual Monopoly In Delivering Advanced Product Data Quality Capabilities
Report recognizes Silver Creek Systems' product data quality market leadership.
Westminster, CO (PRWEB) July 27, 2009 -- Silver Creek Systems®, the pioneer and leader in automated Data Mastering, announced today that in a July 2009 report titled, It's Time to Revisi...
Giant Bud Banner Half the Size of Football Field Flies Sunday Protesting Hydroponics Industry Cartel Monopoly that's Harming California's Medical Marijuana Patients
Hydroponics Company Flies Banner Half the Size of a Football Field With Giant MARIJUANA BUD to Protest San Francisco Indoor Gardening Expo Censorship that's Hurting Medical Marijuana Patients and Growers In California
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 26, 2009 -- San Franc...
Drug Companies Should Not Have a Monopoly Over Clinical Trial Data
Data exclusivity—the granting of exclusive rights to commercial companies over clinical and preclinical trial data—could jeopardize efforts to create generic versions of// life-saving medicines and harm public health, says Karin Timmermans of the World Health Organization (WHO) in an Essay in PLoS ...
Crestor Patent Invalidity Evidence Uncovered By Article One Partners Community
...ic bearing the burden of this limitation by paying monopoly
pricing, Article One provides a counter-balance th... One community. Not only do the Advisors eliminate monopoly
pricing but they receive premium compensation for ...econd, citizen's review of U.S. patents to justify monopoly
pricing for true innovation and energize U.S. pate...
Video: Liberate The Breast Cancer Genes
...ity to have children.
Tania Simoncelli, ACLU science advisor, says a lot is at stake if companies like Myriad are allowed to own genes and have a monopoly
on everything associated with those genes.
"They own not only the gene, they own any future tests, any future drug, any future therapy, so we are...
ACMG Joins Lawsuit Challenging Patents on Breast Cancer Genes; Genes Are Naturally Occurring Substances and Should Not Be Patented, Says American College of Medical Genetics
...nes such as BRCA1 and BRCA2 that are important in diagnosis, management, risk assessment and prevention. Patents on the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes create a monopoly
giving only one laboratory the right to do testing. This reduces consumer choice and removes the competitive incentives regarding price, quality assu...
West Penn Allegheny Health System Files Lawsuit Charging UPMC, Highmark with Conspiracy, Antitrust
...mark have engaged in mutual back-scratching designed to preserve Highmark's monopoly
in health insurance and to permit UPMC to build a monopoly
in sophisticated tertiary and quaternary healthcare in this region. In heal...
Statement by Teva Pharmaceuticals on Eshoo-Barton Bill
...le medicines. The legislation re-introduced in the House today is clearly written to protect brand-name drugs and their innovator's government-granted monopoly
at the expense of access and innovation. This bill will dampen innovation and deny Americans access to more affordable healthcare.
Consumer Group Wants Public to Share Profits From Federally Funded Stem Cell and Medical Research
...e, the public pays twice for medical discoveries," said Simpson, "First we fund the research; then we are faced with high drug prices protected by the monopoly
that the patent guarantees."
Consumer Watchdog said federal policies for public funding of scientific research should incorporate these four prin...
Article One Partners Uncovers New Prior Art Impacting the Validity of Merck's SINGULAIR Patent
...ent (5%) of Article One's net annual profit. The result is a highly-rewarded community providing a second, citizen's review of U.S. patents to justify monopoly
pricing for true innovation and energize U.S. patent reform. To learn more about Article One Partners, or to become a member of our community, please ...
monopoly in Biological News
Baker Institute report proposes strategies to ensure global energy security
... Myers Jaffe, the Wallace S. Wilson Fellow in Energy Studies at the Baker Institute, it finds that "strong U.S. import demand not only enhances OPEC's monopoly
power, it also has a deleterious long-term impact on the U.S. economy."
With U.S. oil imports expected to hit $400 billion this year, the import bi...
Baker Institute finds increased domestic production won't make US self-sufficient in natural gas
...aim of these scenarios is to examine whether the impact of the increase in natural gas production from these now blocked U.S. regions would reduce the monopoly
power of any potential large supplier or group of large suppliers and, similarly, would ameliorate the impact of a major accidental disruption of natu...
From hot springs to rice farms, scientists reveal new insights into the secret lives of archaea
... dogma taught for decades in biology classes-until September 2005, when David Stahl of the University of Washington showed that bacteria do not have a monopoly
on nitrification. In a unique laboratory experiment, Stahl and his colleagues demonstrated for the first time that archaea-in this case, marine Crenar...
monopoly in Biological Technology
Technology industry doesnt have a monopoly on speed
I recently checked out the Google Groups site. Google is always trying something new. The interesting thing is that the old Usenet groups are all there (Google acquired the Usenet archive).
If you work in technology, searching the group archives is like revisiting your life a dozen years ago...
The Croquet Project: An open source solution to the OS monopoly
Madison, Wis. - In Victorian England, the game of croquet was a completely neutral area where social ranking and gender didn't matter, and people could share the latest news without inhibition.
For the past few years, it has been the goal of a research team working from the University of Wi...
Patent Attorney John Rizvi Speaks at FIME International Medical Expo
...he right to prevent anyone else from making, using, selling, or importing competing products in their market. This allows a patent holder to maintain monopoly
pricing and avoids the product becoming a commodity," said Rizvi.
Patents for medical device companies have become increasingly important as ...
Diverse Coalition of Purchasers Respond to BIO CEO Fly-In: There is Another Side to The Story
...n by both brand and generic companies and expands access to prescription medications for consumers. 7. Does not create a system of endless monopoly
pricing and no opportunity for competition to enter the marketplace.
The following is the text of the latest CCPM ad:
What If Patients Had Wi...
In Globalizing Biotech, Midwest Must Differentiate From Pack
...at the U.S. is losing its share of this market given the proliferation of the biotech industry around the world.
After all, the U.S. doesnt have a monopoly
on scientific research and thought and biotech is an industry rooted in academic scientific research that begins at universities. There are still some...
Describe your invention, or your biotech patent may be worthless
... an adequate written description of the invention.
Granted patent rights are designed to be quid pro quo. The federal government confers a limited monopoly
in the claimed subject matter in exchange for meaningful public disclosure of the invention. Society benefits through shared knowledge. In return, soc...
Wisconsin Supreme Court rules against Microsoft
...took place outside the state, had been a major stumbling block to the litigation process.
"They operate interstate but the injuries caused by their monopoly
injured citizens of Wisconsin and consumers in Wisconsin," said John Maloney, lead attorney for the plaintiffs. "And therefore, based upon the Supreme...
We need the challenges of space exploration
...ill rank among those successes.
More innovation is needed, however, for the space program to grow. The days of space exploration being a government monopoly
may be ending. Enterprises such as Space Adventures Ltd. and the Space Company (announced during this year's Oshkosh fly-in) will push the envelope of...
Court bars patent protection for certain gene fragments
...llow others to make and use the invention, the federal government confers a monopoly
for a limited time to the inventor. There is a recognized societal benefit ...showing of utility, nonobviousness, and novelty prior to granting a limited monopoly
for the claimed invention. The USPTO requires that an inventor provide at l...
Stem-cell debate, wireless access and other endeavors heat up
The court found that some patents being filed described were simply not useful enough to the public to warrant giving the patent filer a monopoly
on the genes' use. That means companies will have a greater need for documented, concrete uses before obtaining gene or protein-related patents unles...