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U.S. Chamber Reiterates Importance of Twelve Years Data Protection for Biologics in TPP

U.S. Chamber Reiterates Importance of Twelve Years Data Protection for Biologics in TPP

By Patrick Kilbride Let’s be clear:  Government negotiators will determine the final terms of a TPP agreement.  From an industry perspective, the term of data protection for biologics in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement should be 12 years, consistent with U.S. law.  Anything less risks the support of U.S. industry. As negotiators arrive in Maui, […]

Achieving the Unimaginable, International Innovation

Achieving the Unimaginable, International Innovation

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Whether it is improved health and safety, or economic growth and entrepreneurship, both developing and developed economies are impacted through leading edge research and business developments.

New technologies and creative enterprises are indicative of knowledge-based economies, and many countries and international policy makers are becoming increasingly more aware of the role intellectual property plays in maintaining, and or developing, their competiveness in the global economy.

Achieving the Unimaginable, Innovation in Healthcare

Achieving the Unimaginable, Innovation in Healthcare

A cancer diagnosis used to leave patients with little hope.

But now, researchers at St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital are using a patented innovative gene therapy treatment to treat anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), and are examining other ways in which the treatment may be used.

State Elected Officials Stand United on IP

State Elected Officials Stand United on IP

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These days, it’s not too often that legislators agree on policy, much less actually stand united to pass something. But that was the case this year when the “big three” state elected official groups passed resolutions supporting innovation and intellectual property (IP) rights.

Literally, a Life Saver

Literally, a Life Saver

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“The treatment for HIV that kept me alive would not have been possible without innovation.”

-Phill Wilson, Founder, President, and CEO of the Black AIDS Institute