Bloomberg Law writes, “Life sciences companies and researchers are accelerating their patent applications, hoping to lay claim to their coronavirus-related discoveries before falling behind a tidal wave of information. Scientists have published a cascade of coronavirus research, as part of a push to share ideas that could help end the pandemic.”

Director Gaby L. Longsworth, Ph.D. was quoted in the article, “Virus Researchers Race to File Patents Ahead of Research Reveal,” published by Bloomberg Law. Speaking in regard to life science companies, Gaby explained that, “‘Most companies, even the smaller ones, understand the value of patents.'”