WTO 'expected to announce' 17-year drug patent waiver for LDCs
NGOs urge Obama to change stance on LDCs patent waiver
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The World Trade Organization (WTO) has granted permission for the world’s Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to be exempt from administering and enforcing patents directed to pharmaceutical drugs.
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