Dianne Nicol

University of Tasmania

French Street

Sandy Bay

Tasmania, 7250

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Patents and Medical Biotechnology: An Empirical Analysis of Issues Facing the Australian Industry

Number of pages: 290 Posted: 23 Mar 2015
Dianne Nicol and Jane L Nielsen
University of Tasmania and University of Tasmania
Downloads 287 (132,853)
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Patents; biotechnology; gene patents; anticommons; medical biotechnology; Australia; innovation

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The Innovation Pool in Biotechnology: The Role of Patents in Facilitating Innovation

Number of pages: 344 Posted: 03 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2015
University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Swinburne University of Technology and University of Tasmania
Downloads 249 (153,447)
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Patents, Innovation, medical biotechnology, Australia

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Submission in Response to the Australian Productivity Commission's Inquiry into IP Arrangements Draft Report

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-51
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne - Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales, Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania and The University of Sydney Law School
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IP, Intellectual Property, Productivity Commission, Australia

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Three Dimensions of Patent Infringement: Liability for Creation and Distribution of CAD Files

Australian Intellectual Property Journal, 2016
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2017
John Liddicoat, Jane L Nielsen and Dianne Nicol
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania and University of Tasmania
Downloads 126 (277,368)

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3d printing, patent law, patent infringement

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A Role for Virtual Biotechnology Companies in Drug Discovery and Development?

19(3) Journal of Commercial Biotechnology 10, 2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Oct 2014
University of Tasmania, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and Swinburne University of Technology
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Precision Medicine: Drowning in Regulatory Soup?

Journal of Law and the Biosciences, 2016
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Jun 2016
University of Tasmania, University of Alberta - Faculty of Public Health, University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law, Massey University, Swinburne University of Technology, University of Tasmania, The University of Sydney, University of Tasmania, University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), University of Melbourne - Law School, The University of Sydney Law School, Geisinger Health System - Bioethics Research and The University of Western Australia
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precision medicine, pharmacogenomics, direct-to-consumer genetic analysis, regulation

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Are the Gene-Patent Storm Clouds Dissipating? A Global Snapshot

33(4) Nature Biotechnology 347, April 2015
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2015
John Liddicoat, Tess Whitton and Dianne Nicol
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania and University of Tasmania
Downloads 88 (353,511)
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gene patents, genetic diagnostic testing, global landscape, patents

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Time to Get Serious About Privacy Policies: The Special Case of Genetic Privacy

42 Federal Law Review 149, 2014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2014
University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania - School of Law, University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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Genetic information, direct-to-consumer testing, privacy laws

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Key Challenges in Bringing CRISPR-Mediated Somatic Cell Therapy into the Clinic

Genome Medicine, 2017
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Oct 2017
University of Tasmania, Georgetown University Law Center, University of Oxford - Centre for Health, Law and Emerging Technologies, University of Illinois College of Law, University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania, University of Alberta - Faculty of Public Health, University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law, University of Manchester - Centre for Social Ethics and Policy, University of Tasmania - Menzies Institute for Medical Research, Swinburne University of Technology, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Flinders University, University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Addgene, Osaka, Dept of Biomedical Ethics & Public Policy, Graduate School of Medicine, McGill University, Kyoto University, University of Western Australia - Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science, The University of Sydney, University of Tasmania, Geisinger Health System - Bioethics Research and University of Tasmania
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Genome Editing, CRISPR, Somatic Cell Therapy, Genetic Diseases, Gene Therapy

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Legislating to Exclude Gene Patents: Difficult and Unhelpful, or Useful and Feasible?

22(1) Journal of Law, Information and Science 32, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Dianne Nicol and John Liddicoat
University of Tasmania and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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Patents, gene patents, commercial, research

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Regulating Biomedical Advances: Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Macquarie Law Journal, Vol. 2, p. 31, 2002
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Brendan Gogarty, Dianne Nicol and Donald Chalmers
University of Tasmania, Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania and University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law
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law, Australia, stem cell, embryo, research, ART, reproductive technology

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Another Missed Opportunity to Reform Compulsory Licensing and Crown Use in Australia

(2014) 25 AIPJ 74
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of Tasmania
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compulsory licences, Crown Use, Patents Act, Australia, use without authorisation

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Continental Drift? Do European Clinical Genetic Testing Laboratories Have a Patent Problem?

European Journal of Human Genetics, 2019, University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper 32/2019
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2019
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Unversity of Cambidge, King’s College London, Dept of Social Science, Health & Medicine, LML, University of Cambridge, University of Tasmania, European Molecular Genetics Quality Network and University of Sussex
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patents, genetic tests, Europe, patent law

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Patent Licensing in Medical Biotechnology in Australia: A Role for Collaborative Licensing Strategies?

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 15 Apr 2015
Dianne Nicol
University of Tasmania
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Patents, Biomedical, biotechnology, collaborative licensing, licensing strategies

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Sharing the Burden in Australian Drug Discovery and Development: Collaborative Trends in Translational Research

3 Intellectual Property Quarterly 181
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2015
Jane L Nielsen, Dianne Nicol and John Liddicoat
University of Tasmania, University of Tasmania and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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Re-Evaluating False Patent Marking in Australia

22(2) Journal of Law, Information and Science 128
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2014
John Liddicoat and Dianne Nicol
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and University of Tasmania
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Patents, Australia, False patent marking, remedies

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Do Patents Impede the Provision of Genetic Tests in Australia?

37 Australian Health Review 281, 2013
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Oct 2014
Dianne Nicol and John Liddicoat
University of Tasmania and University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law
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Provenance and Risk in Transfer of Biological Materials

PLOS Biology | https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.2006031 August 13, 2018
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Jul 2021
University of Tasmania, Independent, University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, The BioBricks Foundation, Addgene, Griffith University - Griffith Law School, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania, Monash University - Faculty of Law, Flinders University - College of Business Government and Law, University of Tasmania and University of Tasmania
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Transfer, Biological Materials, Law, MTA

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Reply to C.D. Richter

European Journal of Human Genetics
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 24 May 2021
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Unversity of Cambidge, King’s College London, Dept of Social Science, Health & Medicine, LML, University of Cambridge, University of Tasmania, European Molecular Genetics Quality Network and University of Sussex
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patents, genetic testing, Europe

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Mitochondrial Donation: The Australian Story

U. of Adelaide Law Research Paper No. 2021-01, Nicol, D., Richards, B. Mitochondrial Donation: The Australian Story. Bioethical Inquiry 17, 161–164 (2020)
Posted: 11 Feb 2021
Dianne Nicol and Bernadette Richards
University of Tasmania and University of Adelaide - School of Law

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Mitochondrial donation, Genome editing, Mitochondrial disease

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International Divergence in Gene Patenting

Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics
Posted: 27 Jun 2019
University of Tasmania, New York University - School of Law, McGill University - Faculty of Law, Zhejiang University - Ningbo Institute of Technology, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP)

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divergence, patent law, gene patents, DNA, diagnostics, methods, US, Australia, China, Canada, Europe, comparative

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Patenting Nature — A Comparative Perspective

Journal of Law and the Biosciences, October 2018, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 20-44
Posted: 29 Jan 2019
New York University - School of Law, University of Tasmania and University of Tasmania

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Patents, Genes, Diagnostics, Myriad, Mayo

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Using Trips Flexibilities to Facilitate Access to Medicines

Nicol, Dianne, Owoeye, Olasupo (2013) 'Using Trips Flexibilities to Facilitate Access to Medicines', Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, pp.533-539
Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Olasupo Owoeye and Dianne Nicol
University of South Australia - School of Law and University of Tasmania

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pharmaceutical patents, international law, TRIPS, intellectual property rights