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The Silent Epidemic of Exclusive University Licensing Policies on Compounds for Neglected Diseases and Beyond

  • Connie E. Chen,

    Affiliations: School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM), Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • C. Taylor Gilliland,

    Affiliations: Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM), Berkeley, California, United States of America, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

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  • Jay Purcell,

    Affiliation: Berkeley Law School, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Sandeep P. Kishore mail

    sunny.kishore@gmail.com

    Affiliations: Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM), Berkeley, California, United States of America, Tri-Institutional MD–PhD Program, Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: March 30, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000570

About the Authors

Connie E. Chen
School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
Connie E. Chen, C. Taylor Gilliland, Sandeep P. Kishore
Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM), Berkeley, California, United States of America
C. Taylor Gilliland
Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America
Jay Purcell
Berkeley Law School, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America
Sandeep P. Kishore
Tri-Institutional MD–PhD Program, Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: sunny.kishore@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.