All Things Chemical and Biotechnical at the PTO
Gerald M. Murphy, Jr. & Leonard R. Svensson
ARE DIAGNOSTIC METHOD CLAIMS STILL PATENTABLE?
Case: Prometheus Labs. v. Mayo Collaborative Services, 581 F.3d 1336, 92 U.S.P.Q.2d
(BNA) 1075 (Fed. Cir. 2009)
Discussion of the Case:
This case presents the first application of the "Bilski" test for patentable subject matter to pharma/biotech subject matter.