Pharma

November 18, 2021, 5:57 pm

With medical development in India and more devices being manufactured in India, the Indian Government has bought a change in the law concerning medical devices. Through the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 (DCA) and Medical Devices Rules, 2017 (MDR), the Indian Government-regulated 37 categories of medical devices where the manufacture and importer of those medical devices... Read More

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October 8, 2021, 5:16 pm

Bolar exception: An overview

Intellectual property systems are created to incentivize and safeguard the rights of creators and inventors. More specifically, patent regimes that are in place across the world can help safeguard an invention for a limited period of time. Patents carry great relevance in the pharmaceutical industry by... Read More

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September 29, 2021, 6:02 pm

Analyzing the intersection of science and patents

A patent plays a pivotal role in safeguarding an innovation by bestowing the inventor with exclusive rights that are enforceable for a certain period of time. Biotechnology is a dynamic... Read More

September 28, 2021, 6:05 pm

Exploring the intersection of microorganisms and patent laws

Microorganisms play a crucial role in leading several natural as well as industrial processes. Moreover, they form the backbone of numerous industries such as the pharmaceutical industry, baking goods industry, and brewing industry. In fact, the usage of microorganisms... Read More

August 26, 2021, 5:53 pm

Venus Remedies is a pharmaceutical conglomerate that is research-driven, with an outstanding global presence. Since the year 2004, Venus Remedies has played a pivotal role in research related to infectious diseases in India. The company is based out of Baddi in Himachal Pradesh and has a global presence in over 70 countries. Venus Remedies also manages a team of over a... Read More

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August 6, 2021, 4:41 pm

Cell Source Inc. announced that they have received two patents for their Veto Cell Technology, which has been issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The first patent is the “Veto Cells Generated from Memory T Cells” and the second patent is the “Method of Transplantation and Disease Treatment.”... Read More

June 24, 2021, 5:14 pm

A patent infringement suit has been filed by Panacea Biotech Limited before the Delhi High Court for restraining Sanofi Healthcare India Pvt. Ltd. from marketing Hexavalent vaccine which will infringe Panacea’s patent for its fully liquid Whole-Cell Pertussis based fully liquid Hexavalent Vaccine,... Read More

June 21, 2021, 5:30 pm

The United States Patent Office issues a patent for a wearable artificial kidney to Nephrologists Victor Gura, MD, Chairman and Chief Scientific Officer of Wearable Artificial Organs Inc. The clinical trial is expected to start this year to test the third-generation device. The Patentee Gura is an... Read More

May 26, 2021, 9:01 am

For a business, the development of IP is an important part but more important is the efficient management of IP in the business. The business considers the IP as a strong asset for it and hence it is imperative to have a strong strategic portion for the IP to maximize the profit-making part. In the field of Healthcare and its greater reliance on the aspects of AI and... Read More

March 26, 2021, 9:05 am

The decision of the Controller of Patent to revoke Novartis’ patent on the anti-cancer drug Ceritinib, was quashed by the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB). This decision examines several issues concerning the novelty and obviousness, the extent of coverage and disclosure, and timelines for filing the evidence. The IPAB while quashing the decision held that... Read More

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