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Supreme Decree No. 29004, of January 9, 2007; establishes a prior consent procedure in a product patent application and/or pharmaceutical invention process

Year of current version:2007
Date of entry into force of original text:January 9, 2007
Date of Text (Issued):January 9, 2007
Type of Text:IP Laws: issued by the Executive
Subject Matter:Genetic Resources, Patents (Inventions), Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Notes:This Decree establishes a prior consent procedure for patent applications for product or process pharmaceutical inventions. The prior consent procedure, carried out by the Unit of Medicines and Health Technology, will determine whether the content and scope of what is desired protected by the patent application interferes with the right to health and access to medicines.
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English

Supreme Decree No. 29004, of January 9, 2007; establishes a prior consent procedure in a product patent application and/or pharmaceutical invention process Supreme Decree No. 29004, of January 9, 2007; establishes a prior consent procedure in a product patent application and/or pharmaceutical invention process, Complete document (pdf) [30 KB]

Spanish

Decreto Supremo N° 29004, del 9 de enero del 2007; Establece una Anuencia Previa en un procedimiento de solicitud de patente de producto y/o proceso de invención farmacéutica. Decreto Supremo N° 29004, del 9 de enero del 2007; Establece una Anuencia Previa en un procedimiento de solicitud de patente de producto y/o proceso de invención farmacéutica., Complete document (pdf) [110 KB] Decreto Supremo N° 29004, del 9 de enero del 2007; Establece una Anuencia Previa en un procedimiento de solicitud de patente de producto y/o proceso de invención farmacéutica., Complete document (htm) [110 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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