Q: Can I patent a Takeda compound already in use to a new use in humans which is not covered in the patent?
I have been studying a compound from Takeda in culture and in animals. The Takeda compound has unique actions on cells that not described nor predicted in the patent. Can I now make a user patent on the compound??
Absolutely. They're called "method of treatment" patents.
I'm very familiar with them and help you prepare an application for filing with the USPTO.
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