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NIH's Licensing of Intellectual Property

In this October 2020 report, the Government Accountability Office evaluates the National Institutes of Health's effectiveness at disclosing information about licensing of its intellectual property (IP), including patents. The document summarizes the history of IP at NIH, looks at how NIH IP has been used by drug manufacturers, how IP rights and permissions are assigned, how licensees have profited, and how public health has been affected by the licenses granted.

Document Number: 6231845A

Featured until 5/18/21