A forum for inventors and other IP stakeholders to discuss their work, the role IP plays for them and to help educate the public on the link between strong IP protection and robust innovation.
February 10, 2017
How an Innovative Education Model Encouraged a Better Way to Detect Lyme Disease Statistics show that, despite improvement in the overall number of women enrolling in STEM programs at U.S. universities, the rate of STEM degrees actually awarded to women
January 30, 2017
Carl Horton, a dear IPO member and friend, passed away on December 31, 2016, following a two-and-a-half year battle with brain cancer. His passing represents a great loss to the IPO family on both a personal and a professional level.
December 13, 2016
How the USPTO and Companies Like HPE Are Helping Independent Inventors When Zbigniew Doroszkiewicz came to Salt Lake City, Utah from Poland as a political refugee 30 years ago, he was at first afraid he had made a mistake. “Salt
December 5, 2016
Harnessing Viruses to Help the Body Beat Cancer Dr. Robert Coffin, inventor of Amgen’s IMLYGIC, will be one of the honorees for Inventor of the Year at the IPO Education Foundation’s Annual Awards Dinner in Washington, DC on 6 December.
November 30, 2016
How BLINCYTO Is Taking a BiTE ® Out of Cancer Amgen’s BLINCYTO is a prescription medicine used to treat a certain type of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)—a cancer of the blood in which a particular kind of white blood cell
November 28, 2016
A Cancer Fighting Combination Two of the six drugs on the list of IPOEF’s 2016 Inventor of the Year Award winners are Bristol-Myers Squibb’s (BMS’s) OPDIVO and YERVOY, which are approved both individually and in combination by the U.S. Food