Closer to patent consensus

OXFORD - After almost a decade, it now looks as if Europe will have a harmonized set of rules for biotech patents.

European bioindustrialists are giving a cautious welcome to the European Commission's latest proposal for a European patents directive. Although the commission has agreed to accept all but one of the 66 amendments introduced by the European Parliament in July, industry's view

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