Tuesday, June 25, 2013

WEBINAR THIS AFTERNOON: Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Human Gene Patents | Breast Cancer Action

Come ask all your questions about the Supreme Court's decision to overturn human gene patents. It's a huge win, but what does it mean for our health?

And if you're on Twitter, live-tweet with us during the webinar using #hgpwebinar.

Join us and a panel of experts to learn about the huge implications of this watershed decision for women’s health and beyond.


he Supreme Court ruled in our favor to strike down Myriad Genetics’ patents on the human “breast cancer” genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2. This is a tremendous win for women’s health – and for all our health! 

We challenged Myriad's control of the BRCA genes because we couldn’t sit idly by while Myriad’s monopoly harmed women. Thank you for standing with us against corporate control of our health.

- See more at: http://www.bcaction.org/#sthash.KPQKelev.dpuf
 VICTORY Human Gene Patents Outlawed