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February 28, 2019


Whether or not the claim construction includes the additional preamble phrase, this seems like a pyrrhic victory at best.

Let's say that the claim preamble "breathes life" into the claim, and thus it is a limitation.

Is it not -- though -- a meaningless one, vis a vis inherency?

20–25 mg/m2 of cabazitaxel in combination with prednisone or prednisolone is surely anticipated or at least obvious as a physical item...

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