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April 25th, 2005

Nano World: Nano patents in conflict

Abstract:
Entrepreneurs are striving to claim patents over as many key nanotechnologies as possible. This gold-rush mentality could lead to a frenzy of lawsuits involving overlapping claims, but a new report reveals unexpected opportunities exist, too.

"The conventional wisdom, for instance, is that everything is patented when it comes to carbon nanotubes, and that's actually incorrect," Matthew Nordan, vice president of research for Lux Research in New York City, told UPI's Nano World.

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