TITLE

PHYSIOLOGICAL STEPS DOCTRINE

AUTHOR(S)
Torrance, Andrew W.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Berkeley Technology Law Journal;Fall2008, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p1471
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the unrecognized patent claims that involve within the human body. Limitations had been promulgated on inventions that pertain to the physiological functions of a human body, thus, hinder the development of surgery and medicine innovations and inventions. Other unpatentable inventions include the products that involve in vivo conversion wherein a chemical substance altered its state when taken inside the human body. Judicial decisions on patent infringement that involve in vivo conversions were further reviewed and examined.
ACCESSION #
39771220

 

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