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BREVETTI, BIOTECNOLOGIA & QUESTIONI ETICHE

PATENTS, BIOTECHNOLOGY & ETHICAL ISSUES

Tuesday August 7th, 2018
Intellectual Property Unit, News_it/en
PATENTS, BIOTECHNOLOGY & ETHICAL ISSUES Biotechnology covers a wide range of techniques that use living organisms; in particular, the Rio Declaration on Enviroment and Development of 5 June 1992 defines that “Biotechnology means any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivates thereof, to make or modify products or processes for specific use”.
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BLOCKCHAIN & IP

BLOCKCHAIN & IP

BLOCKCHAIN & IP The concept of blockchain technology, presented for the first time in 2008 by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, regards to the possibility of creating a shared and transparent database, able to record and track transactions and resources; initially developed to manage and give evidence of exchanges through bitcoins, a digital currency based on cryptography (cryptocurrency), blockchain is a technology capable of a revolutionary impact on various sectors.
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BREVETTI & SOFTWARE: IL CASO ALICE CORP.

PATENT & SOFTWARE: THE CASE ALICE CORP.

The European Commission, in its Communication of 02.07.2014 (COM 2014 - 442 Final) defines Big Data as "large amounts of different types of data produced with high velocity from a high number of various types of sources. Handling today's highly variable and real-time datasets requires new tools and methods, such as powerful processors, software and algorithms.".
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