Supreme Court rejects Novartis cancer drug Glivec patent plea

Swiss pharma major Novartis AG on Monday lost a seven-year long legal battle for getting its blood cancer drug Glivec patented in India and to restrain Indian companies from manufacturing generic drugs, with the Supreme Court rejecting the multinational company’s plea. A bench of justices Aftab Alam and Ranjana Prakash Desai dismissed the claim of […]