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Medical MonopolyIntellectual Property Rights and the Origins of the Modern Pharmaceutical Industry$
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Joseph M. Gabriel

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780226108186

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: May 2015

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226108216.001.0001

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The Embrace of Intellectual Property

The Embrace of Intellectual Property

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(p.195) Chapter Six The Embrace of Intellectual Property
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Medical Monopoly
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Joseph M. Gabriel

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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226108216.003.0007

This chapter examines the growing importance of patents, trademarks, and generic names in the first decade of the twentieth-century. The chapter examines the 1905 Trademark Act, antitrust law, the origins of the Council on Pharmacy and Chemistry, and the origins of the 1906 Pure Food and Drug Act. The chapter also examines the development of Adrenalin. Finally, the chapter argues that by the outbreak of World War I ethical manufacturers had begun to reflect the changes in medical ethics and embraced the use of product patents, thus ushering in a new approach to scientific drug development.

Keywords:   patents, trademarks, generic names, antitrust law, Pure Food and Drugs Act, Council on Pharmacy, medical ethics, therapeutic reform, adrenalin

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