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Court Decides Tissue Samples Belong to University, Not Patients

Science  21 Apr 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5772, pp. 346
DOI: 10.1126/science.312.5772.346

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A high-stakes battle pitting a top prostate cancer researcher and his patients against a major research university over who owns the patients' tissue samples was decided last week in a Missouri federal court. (Read more.)