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Intellectual Property Rights


Edited by Sakthivel Lakshmana Prabu

Anna University, Chennai


Suriyaprakash TNK

Kerala University of Health Sciences

Eduardo Jacob-Lopes

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria

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Leila Queiroz Zepka

Universidade Federal de Santa Maria

This edited volume, Intellectual Property Rights – Patent, is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of patents and its issues. The book comprises chapters authored by various researchers and edited by experts active in the pharmaceutical research area. All chapters are complete in itself but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims to provide a thorough overview of the latest research efforts on patenting and the related issues for legal experts and the scientific community and open new possible research paths for further novel developments.

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Intellectual Property RightsPatentEdited by Sakthivel Lakshmana Prabu

Published: September 30th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73458

ISBN: 978-1-78985-714-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-713-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-788-4

Copyright year: 2020

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1. Prologue One: Drafting of Patent Specification

By Sakthivel Lakshmana Prabu and T.N.K. Suriyaprakash


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2. Technological Trajectories Studies of Sugarcane Ethanol Production Using Patent Citation

By Cecilia Häsner, Douglas Alves Santos and Araken Alves de Lima


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3. Case Study on Rejected Patents in India

By Hetal Patel and Sandesh Lodha


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4. Patent Application Preparation and Filing

By Mohamad Taleuzzaman and Iqra Rahat


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5. The Patenting of Products and Processes Used for the Treatment of Smoke Inhalation

By Fernanda Oliveira de Carvalho, Érika Ramos Silva, Paula Santos Nunes, Karen Perez Pereira Ramos and Nayara Gomes Lima Santos


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6. Prologue Two: Transfer of Technology

By Aline Meireles dos Santos, Leila Queiroz Zepka and Eduardo Jacob-Lopes


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7. Patents as a Yardstick for Economic Growth: Case of Indian R&D System

By Abhishek Kumar


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8. Internal Relationship and Impact Path between Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Based on China’s High-Tech Industry

By Kai Zhao and Lixiang Wang


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9. Activities Pivotal for the Sustainability of Newly Established Technology Transfer Offices: A Case Study of Publicly Financed South African Universities

By Sebua S. Semenya


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10. Dissemination of Distributed Energy Technologies

By Arkady Trachuk and Natalia Linder


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11. Business Incubator and Economic Development

By José Moleiro Martins, António Abreu and João M.F. Calado


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