James Evans, MD, PhD is the Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics and Medicine at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine. He was a member of the advisory committee to the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services on Genetics, Health and Society and spearheaded that committee’s task force investigating gene patenting and its effect on patient care. He also filed an amicus brief in the ACLU’s challenge to gene patents.
Apr 10, 2013
Remembering the Real Purpose of Patents