Legal regulation of patenting treatments in Ukraine and the world: the current state and prospects of development

The current state of the legal regulation of patented methods of treatment in Ukraine and worldwide, and identify areas for further development in this area. Disclosure of «non-industrial medical» and social and ethical theories in sphere of patent protection treatments. Considering the existence of the purely formal «monopoly» of the patent owner and the inapplicability of the majority of patented achievements in this sphere in Ukraine.