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What biotech innovators need to know for prosecuting biotech patents in Japan

Authors YAMAMOTO, Osamu    
Practice Areas Patents
Date of publication September 15, 2015
Publication carrying this article IPPro Life Sciences Issue 52
Publisher IPPro Life Sciences

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Osamu Yamamoto reviewed capability of the Japanese biotechnology industry, in particular in the area of regenerative medicine and personalised medicine.  Further, he explained the issues of patentable subject matter, medical use, product-by-process claim drafting, and accelerated examination.  He also reveals what biotech innovators need to know for prosecuting biotech patents in Japan.



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