Date : December 12, 1994
|Incensed that the terms exclude industrial scientists, Merck announces sponsorship of competing project
Other terms of access have raised concerns among potential noncommercial users of the database developed by J. Craig Venter, president of The Institute of Genomic Research (TIGR), Gaithersburg, Md., a nonprofit research institute. These include the right to preview papers on resulting discoveries and to retain control of patents.
The database, two years in development, currently...