Not to Worry

Some diagnostic companies tell The Wall Street Journal that not having gene patents could be a boon.

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I understand the opinion of

I understand the opinion of gene testing companies asking for monopoly, as it would bring them not only nearly unlimited money, but also strategic power.
Radim

No more gene patents could be

No more gene patents could be a "positive development" - for the clinical testing labs. Unfortunately, without patent protection, the tests will not be developed in the first place. So testing goes from potential "boom" to actual "bust".

I discuss the Myriad case in

I discuss the Myriad case in my new book the Techno-Human Shell-A Jump in the Evolutionary Gap, was just released. should be of interest to those who are looking at the future of medical technology and who will and will not be denied. See, http://www.amazon.com/The-Techno-Human-Shell-Evolutionary-ebook/dp/B00AW...