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Law, history and lessons in the CRISPR patent conflict

Predicting the outcome of the ongoing patent disputes surrounding genome-editing technology is equal parts patent analysis and history.

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Sherkow, J. Law, history and lessons in the CRISPR patent conflict. Nat Biotechnol 33, 256–257 (2015).

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