What can be patented is purified DNA

Read the article ;Biochemical Connections

Using the Concorde’s Online Library, your digital material, and other scholarly websites, discuss the following:

What are your feelings regarding the article?
Describe, in detail, what the following statement means, “What can be patented is purified DNA containing the sequence of the gene and techniques that allow the study of the genes.”
How do you see the patenting of genes/DNA impacting science and medicine over the next 30 years?
Do you believe this trend is ethical? Why/why not?

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