The Human Genome Project and the Downside of Federal Technology Transfer

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Vol: 5, Issue: 2

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Harnett, Christopher J.
technology transfer; public; federal funding; research; R & D; genetic; FTTA; NIH; public-private partnerships; Genetics and Genomics; Intellectual Property Law
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Mr. Harnett argues that emphasizing technology transfer at institutions such as the National Institutes of Health will interfere with what should be regarded as their primary mission, basic research.