Monthly Archives: May 2007

India 2nd best innovation facilitator places in the World

India emerged as the country with 2nd best conditions for innovation, after the US. UK ranked third and Japan at the fourth. Japan has emerged as the world’s most innovative nation in terms of business practises, followed by Switzerland, US and … Continue reading

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Indian firms and brazilian AIDS patients to be benefit from compulsory licensing

The Brazilian government’s decision to override the patent rights of Merck’s HIV/AIDS drug Stocrin (efavirenz) and buy reverse engineered generic versions of the drug at low cost has come as a boon for Indian pharmaceutical companies manufacturing generic versions of … Continue reading

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