Patentability of transgenic animals – summary by Dr. Annika Meyers

There has been a long discussion whether genetically modified animals should have access to patent protection or not. The European Patent Office has now ruled again on this topic in two cases T 682/16 and T 789/16. Read a summary by one of our IP trainees Dr. Annika Meyers on this topic in the journal „IP – Rechtsberater (IPRB)“.