3d printing, patents, covid-19 

Volunteers 3d print valve that keeps COVID-19 patients alive for ~1 EUR, patent-holder sues because they currently charge 11000 EUR for one single valve techdirt.com/articles/20200317

Abolish patents.

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3d printing, patents, covid-19 

@cwebber the story was updated with news invalidating most of its original claims. ℹ

3d printing, patents, covid-19 

@oz Glad to hear that didn't happen (though, it is the kind of thing that does and can happen under such patents... happy if it didn't this time!)

3d printing, patents, covid-19 

@oz @cwebber

thank you

I had reported this news in a Telegram channel and it's important to me to be fair

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