n South African Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Review - Balancing innovation and access : pharmaceutical focus - patents
|Article Title||Balancing innovation and access : pharmaceutical focus - patents|
|© Publisher:||New Media Publishing|
|Journal||South African Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Review|
|Publication Date||Sep 2015|
|Pages||33 - 34|
According to the Medicines Patent Pool (MPP), patents are intended to reward innovation. But unless licensed, a patent can also prevent the production or sale of lower cost, quality assured generic medicines or the development of novel formulations.
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