Archive for November, 2006

Pharmaceutical Giant Stalls Medical Patent for Roche’s Micera

It's nice to see the little guy win when it happens, but maybe what this story really tells us is--when it comes to medical patents (or any patent for that matter) size doesn't matter. But, being first does.

Biotech Medical Patent Up For Auction

If you are interested in securing an existing medical patent, IPAuctions has one ‘for sale.’ Sedum Laboratories, Inc.’s founder has recently passed away, and the company has decided to sell its primary patent for Ionically Formulated Biomolecule Microcarriers (USPTO Reg. # 6,645,525). The patent covers a cost-efficient drug delivery technology that can "encapsulate and relea... Read More