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European Patent Office again grants patent on melons

European Patent Office again grants patent on melons One single mutation is sufficient to patent a whole vegetable garden 7 March 2018 / The European Patent Office (EPO) is still granting controversial patents on seeds. In January 2018, the EPO granted a patent on melons with increased resistance to downy mildew (EP 2455475). This patent …