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Can You Patent the Sun?

Season 1, Ep. 2

On the podcast we will be focussing on Intellectual Property Law and Big Pharma in the age of AI. In recent years, the intersection of intellectual property (IP) law, pharmaceuticals, and emerging technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) has become increasingly complex and consequential. We talk to Gabriele Cifrodelli about his PhD as well as his recent paper Can you patent the sun? The Covid-19 Vaccine as a chance to rethink the relationship between Intellectual Property and Commons.


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