Intellectual Property in Life Sciences
In Life Sciences, the discovery and protection of technology can have a momentous impact on world health. Intellectual property is woven into the fabric of this field, so in this course we explore the specific IP implications and considerations in relating to biotechnology, drug discovery and other Life Sciences.
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Commercialisation of Ideas in Life Sciences
In Life Sciences, academic research is the source for many key discoveries from life saving drugs to cutting edge biotech. However, academic research on its own is not enough to take these inventions to commercial success. In this course, Peter Hotten, Royal Society entrepreneur-in-residence at Swansea University, shares his expertise on how to commercialise ideas in Life Sciences.