The officers and members of the ASP Executive Committee have submitted a letter to provide comment on a new guidance document at USPTO (http://www.uspto.gov/patents/announce/myriad-mayo.jsp), Guidance For Determining Subject Matter Eligibility Of Claims Reciting Or Involving Laws of Nature, Natural Phenomena, & Natural Products (Guidance), which has implications for the patenting of natural products, derivatives and those compounds that are modifications of or inspired by natural products. Read the letter here.
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The balloting for the election of 2014-2015 officers (Vice-President and Executive Committee Member) closes May 2, 2014. Please vote using the ballot sent by e-mail.
The deadline for submission of abstracts for the Annual Meeting has been extended to April 28, 2014. Abstract submission and meeting details are available at http://asp2014.org/attendees.php.
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An archive of the older ASP Newsletters (v1n1 – v 41n2) is maintained at Lloyd Library. A link to these is on the ASP Newsletter Archive page, http://www.pharmacognosy.us/newsletter/newsletter-archives/.