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Opinion: The High Court has confirmed what we already knew: human genes are not inventions

October 8th, 2015

The Australian High Court has ruled that breast cancer genetic mutations cannot be patented

In an article for ABC’s The Drum, Murdoch University Adjunct Professor Luigi Palombi discusses the significance of the High Court ruling in the D’Arcy v Myriad Genetics case that breast cancer genetic mutations cannot be patented. Professor Palombi goes over the history of the case and highlights that previous Australian rulings in the Federal Court […]

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Research challenges treatment of young criminals

April 8th, 2011

Research by a Murdoch University academic is challenging the way young people accused of serious crimes in the United States are treated.

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