Genome and Property Rights

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Researchers quickly realized that a complete sequence marks not the end but beginning of a long and complex process. The challenge now facing biologists is to determine how genetic information directs the complex processes found within the cell, organisms, and populations. This challenge is being taken up by academic researchers across the planet as well as private firms hoping to turn this newfound knowledge into wealth.

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