Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Tue 15th Feb 2011 09:01 UTC, submitted by sawboss
GNU, GPL, Open Source "Manu Sporny, founder and CEO of Digital Bazaar, has decided to use GitHub to store a project of a[n unusual] nature. Rather than a piece of software, he is listing his own genetic data as an open source project. He has released all his rights to the data and made around 1 million of his genetic markers public domain."
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RE: "Open source"???
by Sodapop on Tue 15th Feb 2011 16:11 UTC in reply to ""Open source"???"
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It's not. Some company's already have patents on Animal DNA. It's even been said some Human Genetic material has been patented.

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