Cambia, BiOS, Patent Lens in the News
December 1, 2015
A global Patent Sequence (PatSeq) Data platform can enable national and regional jurisdictions meet the public disclosure standards.
November 1, 2015
October 8, 2015
Similarities and differences in gene patent practices across three major crop and human genomes are exposed
December 13, 2013
December 11, 2013
An open-source patent database highlights the need for more transparency worldwide.
December 7, 2013
December 6, 2013
The Supreme Court's decision in Myriad highlights the need for tools enabling nuanced and precise analysis of gene patents at the global level.
October 28, 2013
A 16th-century Dutchman can tell us everything we need to know about GMO patents
February 25, 2013
The improved facility is here, check out the new features and update your bookmark
January 23, 2013
January 12, 2013
The hologenome theory of evolution, and its development by Cambia CEO Richard Jefferson, featured in the January 12th Cover Story of New Scientist magazine
January 12, 2012
From the hundreds of thousands of Non-governmental organizations in the world, the Global Journal has selected the Top 100 based on impact, innovation, transparency, accountability and efficiency.
February 14, 2011
Richard Jefferson believes that biotechnology can be used to benefit the poor and disenfranchised, but only if the R&D process is democratized so that everyone has access to critical scientific tools and technologies.
November 1, 2010
May 8, 2010
GM Foods and Bt Brinjal: Interview with Prof. Richard Jefferson, Cambia
April 13, 2010
Patent battle brewing over plant genes
October 19, 2009
October 6, 2009
August 5, 2009
Navigation of this complex [patent] landscape is set to become much easier and more promising.
July 16, 2009
Several new initiatives have been announced that will help cure the diseases of the poor world. Among them is the new Initiative for Open Innovation.
July 13, 2009
CEO Richard Jefferson launches the Initiative for Open Innovation in a invited speech at the UN sponsored meeting on Intellectual Property and Public Policy Issues, in Geneva July 13 & 14.
May 1, 2009
Doug Ashton, Cambia's head of Patent Informatics, attended the 2009 East Meets West conference, hosted by the European Patent Organisation.
March 26, 2009
...he went on to champion “open sourcing”, a belief that all scientific tools should be available for use by everybody
March 25, 2009
Cambia's Patent Lens and IOI endorsed by Francis Gurry, Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
October 5, 2008
Brazil's leading online science journal interviews Richard Jefferson for a special issue on synthetic biology
September 24, 2008
CAMBIA and the Queensland University of Technology are collaborating in the cause of making the patent system easier to navigate across a range of areas ......
August 25, 2008
June 28, 2008
MySQL Founders Monty Widenius & David Axmark sponsor and support Patent Lens
May 28, 2008
The current head of CSIR, Samir Brahmachari... believes that open source is a promising route to drug discovery and has been espousing the cause at public forums.
May 13, 2008
"...both sides have oversimplified the pros and cons of biotech crop patents."
April 18, 2008
“In biology we need new clarity in what’s out there [in terms of patented research], what’s coming down the turnpike, and the new legal and cultural instruments to get past them,” says [CAMBIA's CEO] Jefferson