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Evans quoted in New York Times on Supreme Court gene patent case

by William Shawn Davis — last modified Apr 17, 2013 12:35 PM
James P. Evans, MD, PhD, Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics and Medicine, is quoted about a case before the U.S. Supreme Court involving Myriad Genetics attempts to patent two human genes related to breast and ovarian cancer.
Evans quoted in New York Times on Supreme Court  gene patent case

James P. Evans, MD, PhD

"“Events on the ground have overtaken the law,” said Dr. James P. Evans, a professor of genetics and medicine at the University of North Carolina. He said the impact of the Supreme Court’s decision “will be much more ideological than it will be practical.”

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