Intellectual Property

Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences logo. The below module concerns issues related to intellectual property and inventor status. The module explores:
  • What are the criteria for being considered an inventor?
  • The differences between inventor status and authorship status.
  • The criteria for being granted a patent.
  • How publication of research may affect patent awards.

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"Who is an Inventor?" decision tree: