Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

IP & Pizza™ Are Genes and Diagnostic Methods Still Patentable?
April 22, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Hagan Room, First Floor, Schurman Hall


Open to: Cornell students, staff and faculty.


Dr. Xiaochun Zhu, Partner at Scully Scott Murphy & Presser PC, and CCTEC staff discussed the recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions of Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc. (2012) and Assoc. for Molecular Pathol. v. Myriad Genetics (2013), as well as the impact of these decisions on patenting of biological products and processes.

Pizza, salad and drinks were served.

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