Can medical companies patent human genes?

Been waiting for this very important case on patenting genes for a long time now… according to the U.S. Constitution, anything that exists ‘in nature’ is not patent-able. Even gene mutations.

Can medical companies patent human genes? Supreme Court hears key case.

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