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You Don't "Own" Your Own Genes, Weill Cornell Medical College Study


3/27/2013 7:27:14 AM

Humans don't "own" their own genes, the cellular chemicals that define who they are and what diseases they might be at risk for. Through more than 40,000 patents on DNA molecules, companies have essentially claimed the entire human genome for profit, report two researchers who analyzed the patents on human DNA.



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