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Bayer: urgent need for patent term extension in China

Karry Lai, Hong Kong

Jörg Thomaier, head of IP at Bayer, explains why PTE will help the pharma industry and what an ideal patent linkage system looks like


A patent linkage system has been on the wish list of many pharma companies in China, but Jörg Thomaier, head of IP at Bayer, sees it as a double-edged sword.

“A patent linkage system offers the opportunity for clarification for...

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