Authors

  • Gareth Williams Marks & Clerk LLP

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.5912/jcb618

Keywords:

patent, IP, investment, regulation, Europe, USA, Asia

Abstract

This article looks at the findings of Marks & Clerk’s 2013 Life Sciences Report, launched in April 2013. Of interest to both R&D/IP experts and professionals in strategic positions within biotechnology companies, it explores many of the issues facing the biotechnology industry and is informed by an industry survey of over 330 international life sciences professionals. Topics explored include the financial climate, growing markets in Asia, IP reforms in the US and Europe, biosimilars and personalised medicine.

Author Biography

Gareth Williams, Marks & Clerk LLP

Partner and European Patent Attorney, Life Sciences