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Human genome studies and intellectual property rights: Whither national interests?

Sivaramjani, TR and Brahmachari, SK (1997) Human genome studies and intellectual property rights: Whither national interests? In: Current Science, 72 (10). pp. 708-716.

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Abstract

India has been acknowledged as a large reservoir of nature's random mutation, an original 'rich' source of knowledge in the context of international genome studies. Human genome knowledge and the possible understanding of the basis of uniqueness of each individual in chemical terms has presented a number of inescapable challenges to our own jurisprudence philosophies and our ethical sensibilities.

Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Indian Academy of Sciences.
Department/Centre: Division of Biological Sciences > Molecular Biophysics Unit
Depositing User: Mr. S Muthuraja
Date Deposited: 21 Aug 2009 05:21
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2010 05:28
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ac.in/id/eprint/19375

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