TITLE

Will Third Wold lose if crop genes are patented?

AUTHOR(S)
Sattaur, Omar
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/2/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1793, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that directors of international agricultural research centers are discussing whether they should establish intellectual property rights over the materials stored in the centers' gene banks. Impact of intellectual property rights on Third World farmers and consumers; Background on the world collections of crop genes; Technological approaches to solving poverty.
ACCESSION #
10560056

 

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