Yes, the Supreme Court ruling on gene patenting is good for the Jews.
As the Jewish Standard science correspondent (and our sister) Dr. Miryam Wahrmann observes, "That case could have a dramatic impact on the development, cost, and availability of [life-saving] genetic tests."
See her in-depth cover story "Supreme Court ruling on gene patenting changes the landscape for BRCA testing" here.
And her related stories:
New website educates the Jewish community about genetic health issues
Sharsheret’s genetics for life addresses hereditary breast and ovarian cancer