» In IP law, there is a requirement for newness in all patent applications.
» Iron man is referring to the background section of Follica's patent filing.
» One purpose of that section was to state that, up until the filing of
» that patent, the role of Wnt signaling as it relates to hair growth was
» unclear. This was simply to elucidate why their patent meets the criterion
» of novelty.
This. What Follica has said is "extracellular wnt ligands have not been known to induce growth TILL NOW". Which is true. Follica's original experiment used mice that overexpressed Wnt...
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