House Bill Seeks to Prohibit 'All' New Human Genome Patenting | GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — A bill introduced last week in the US House of Representatives seeks to eliminate the practice of gene patenting.  
The Genomic Research and Accessibility Act proposes to add wording to existing US patent legal code that would prohibit the patenting of human “genetic material.” It would not apply to patents issued before the act was passed.

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