This pilot study examined patents originating from 12 Australian universities and considered metrics such as the number of patents published, technology specialisations and the frequency of citations of patents in other literature. From this data we were able to extend our understanding of the relationship between patents and the impact of university originated research.

31 October 2013
This report fills key gaps in the existing literature to review the economic impact of isolated human gene patents — their impact on incentives and disincentives to undertake and commercialise research.
1 May 2013