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BRCA2 Claim Faces New Challenge

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Science  24 Jun 2005:
Vol. 308, Issue 5730, pp. 1851
DOI: 10.1126/science.308.5730.1851a

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A patent on the breast cancer gene BRCA2 --a symbol of assertive U.S. biotechnology--faces a major challenge in the European Patent Office on 29 June.

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