Biotechnological inventions and patentability of life : the US and European experience / Andrea Stazi, Department of Human Sciences, European University of Rome, Italy.
Cheltenham, UK : Edward Elgar Publishing, 
vii, 325 pages ; 24 cm.
New directions in patent law.
Formatted Contents Note
Patent protection of biotechnological investions and the limits of patentability Interventions on human genetic material : legal and bioethical issues The evolution of the discipline and problematic issues in the United States of America The evolution of the discipline and problematic issues in Europe Conclusions: Biotechnological inventions and the patentability of living beings in the United States and European models between legal issues and bioethical profiles : the utility of the comparative method, the perspective of the legal process and relations with other sciences and humanistic disciplines (in particular bioethics).
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K1519.B54 S73 2015
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