Life sciences & biotechnology
The Greenshoots Podcast by Appleyard Lees – episode 33 – Inside Green Innovation: Progress Report 2022
In this episode, patent attorneys, partner David Walsh, and senior associates Chris Mason and Paul Beynon, discuss key insights from our ‘Inside Green Innovation: Progress Report 2022’.
CRISPR: Broad Institute win latest patent battle
The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard (‘Broad’) have won the latest round in the ongoing battle over patents relating to the gene editing technology, CRISPR.
A brief guide to patenting surgical inventions in Europe
European patent attorney Andrew Mullins looks at patenting surgical inventions.
Protecting IP in plant-based ‘meat-substitutes’
Innovation in the plant-based meat sector is aiming to help to solve some of the problems associated with animal-meat production.
Careful planning – Cell and gene therapy IP strategy
Claire Devine and Barbara Fleck discuss the importance of early planning in cell and gene therapy IP strategy.
Protecting IP in lab-grown organs – organoids
Lab-grown miniature organs (also known as organoids) is a technology area that has the potential to significantly lower costs and failure rates in drug development, and to improve safety.