TITLE

India Files Biopiracy Lawsuit Against Monsanto Says Biotech Giant Is Stealing Nature for Corporate Gain

AUTHOR(S)
Benson, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Gerson Healing Newsletter;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a 2011 decision which the government of India made to sue the chemical firm Monsanto for biopiracy. In its lawsuit the government accuses Monsanto of stealing India's indigenous plants in order to re-engineer them into patented varieties with the use of genetically modified organisms.
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67258995

 

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