3/25/2008

"Pending decisions by the Supreme Court, the patent office, and Congress could fundamentally change the ground rules for patent protection within the life sciences industry to such a degree that in a decade we may not have an industry remaining," Alnylam Pharmaceuticals CEO John M. Maraganore writes in a Boston Globe opinion piece. However, there is "still time" for the Senate to alter the pending legislation "in light of its potentially devastating impact upon biomedical research," he writes.

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