Posted in HealthCare Law, IP Law

Patenting DNA: discovery or invention?

The ever lasting debate over whether a DNA is patentable or not. While EU (see Directive for the Legal Protection of Biotechnological Inventions (98/44/EC)) gave some guidance on the patentability of biological process, South African Law has no indications.

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