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Wisconsin Stem Cell Patents Upheld

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Science  21 Mar 2008:
Vol. 319, Issue 5870, pp. 1602-1603
DOI: 10.1126/science.319.5870.1602b

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Although recent rulings have affirmed the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation's patents on primate and human embryonic stem cells, there is a widespread feeling among scientists that challenges to WARF's patents and continuing public pressure have had a desirable effect.