Who Reads Patents?

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Author(s):
Publish Date:
May, 2017
Publication Title:
Nature Biotechnology
Format:
Journal Article
Citation(s):
  • Lisa Larrimore Ouellette, Who Reads Patents? 35 Nature Biotechnology 421 (2017).

Abstract

Biotechnology and chemistry researchers look to the patent literature as a source of technical information more than researchers in other fields, and few researchers are deterred from reading patents by concerns about enhanced legal liability.