Home | About Us | Advanced search | Link Versione Italiana  English version  France version


European Observer on fundamental right's respect

  Advanced search

Other Decisions Decision 12-398 (13/06/2013)

Authority: Supreme Court (USA)

Date: 06/13/2013

Subject: The Supreme Court found that a naturally occurring DNA segment is a product of nature and not patent eligible merely because it has been isolated. At the same time, the Court found that a synthetic or man-made DNA molecule is patent eligible because it is not naturally occurring

Parties: Association for Molecular Pathology et al. v. Myriad Genetics, Inc., et al.

Original language: English

Classification: Freedoms - Art. 17 Right to property

Text download English