HMB401H1S Patents in Medicine

Course Level: 
Level 400
Section: 
LEC0101
Enrol: 
R*
Course Availability: 
Course is currently available
Description: 

This course introduces life science students to the application of patent law in medicine.  Patents covering drugs, medical device implants, diagnostics and medical device software including medical smartphone apps, will be discussed. Key emphasis will also be given to the limitations of patent protection in commercializing medical products.

Instructor: 
Room: 
SS 2111
Time: 
M11-1
Pre-Resquistes: 

4th year status; HMB301H1/BIO375H5