Pharmaceutical Patenting Archive

Is South Africa Trying to delay Patents on New Medicines?

In a recent report by the Guardian, it was revealed that leaked documents showed lobbying proposals to delay laws that would allow fast introduction of generic medicines in South Africa. Shockingly, this means patents on breakthrough (read recently discovered medicine) drugs could be halted, but for what? If the changes to the new intellectual property

Patents: A Way of growth for Pharmaceutical Companies

Recent developments in the pharma sector, triggering the concerns of  cold wars amongst few companies pertaining to the patents for certain drugs, it only reflects as to how standard are our patenting laws, and what are the pro’s and con’s of the international patenting procedures of various countries, and how it implicates the growth of