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Isolated Genes – Not Patentable / Synthetic Genes – Patentable

Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad

We will post more about this in the next few days, but, in summary, the Supreme Court determined that isolated genes do not comprise patentable subject matter under 35 U.S.C. 101 while synthesized genes (so called cDNA) was deemed patentable.


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