Category: Biotechnology Industry News

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Analyzing the Broadening Scope of Patentability in the Advancing Field of Biotechnology

The current U.S. patent system is considered to provide the broadest patent protection of all patent systems in existence, especially with respect to the biotechnology industry. Advances in science and technology have been key contributors to the growt…


Global Health Diplomacy and Management Mechanisms of US-China Public Health Collaborations in China: Lessons for Emerging Markets

China is the largest emerging market in the world. It is also on the front lines of health diplomacy, where the tools of diplomatic statecraft are being employed by public health professions of both the US and China to help improve the practice of pu…


Analyzing the Broadening Scope of Patentability in the Advancing Field of Biotechnology

The current U.S. patent system is considered to provide the broadest patent protection of all patent systems in existence, especially with respect to the biotechnology industry. Advances in science and technology have been key contributors to the growt…


Not fully harmonized: Differences in biotechnology patenting between Europe and the United States

There has been a trend of worldwide harmonization of patent laws. Due to the continuing harmonization, examination of patents in Europe and the United States are very similar.  However, examination standards between the two patent offices can differ. …


Emerging Markets and Differential Pricing Policies: A Question of Global Health?

Over the past decades, global health has moved from discrete disease campaigns to major developmental strategies. However, medication affordability remains an important, unsolved challenge for industry and the global community. This effort requires coo…


Global Health Diplomacy and Management Mechanisms of US-China Public Health Collaborations in China: Lessons for Emerging Markets

China is the largest emerging market in the world. It is also on the front lines of health diplomacy, where the tools of diplomatic statecraft are being employed by public health professions of both the US and China to help improve the practice of pu…


Emerging Markets and Differential Pricing Policies: A Question of Global Health?

Over the past decades, global health has moved from discrete disease campaigns to major developmental strategies. However, medication affordability remains an important, unsolved challenge for industry and the global community. This effort requires coo…


Not fully harmonized: Differences in biotechnology patenting between Europe and the United States

There has been a trend of worldwide harmonization of patent laws. Due to the continuing harmonization, examination of patents in Europe and the United States are very similar.  However, examination standards between the two patent offices can differ. …


Emerging Markets and Differential Pricing Policies: A Question of Global Health?

Over the past decades, global health has moved from discrete disease campaigns to major developmental strategies. However, medication affordability remains an important, unsolved challenge for industry and the global community. This effort requires coo…


The University of California, Davis, collaborative model for biotechnology education and training

UC Davis and its partners are addressing the need for innovation and entrepreneurship in graduate education and training. This paper will showcase the Designated Emphasis in Biotechnology graduate education program, cross-disciplinary partnerships and …