ARTICLE | Politics, Policy & Law

Biden signals interest in using NIH IP to reduce drug prices

July 12, 2021 8:15 PM UTC

The Biden administration has signaled that it may consider a policy change that would allow NIH to assert patent rights to reduce drug prices.

A sweeping Executive Order on promoting competition released Friday instructs the Department of Commerce to “consider not finalizing any provisions on march-in rights and product pricing” that were included in a Trump administration proposed rule on “Rights to Federally Funded Inventions and Licensing of Government Owned Inventions.”...

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