Re: Re: Immortal Human Cells

CurtAdams (
Thu, 15 Jan 1998 17:58:59 EST

John K Clark <> writes:
>Geron also has a patent on a telomerase inhibitor.

Exactly how broad and solid are their patents? Do they have a patent
on "a telomerase inhibitor" or do they have a patent on "telomerase
inhibition"? There was a time when such questions were unnecessary
but the patent office has lost its mind recently.