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An analysis of genetic resources and patent activity - Phase 2 - WC1085

The substantive work under Phase 2 involves a continuation of the large scale text mining and data analytics from Phase 1, WC1068 and will include 3 main outputs. IPO & DEFRA are primarily concerned with the successful delivery of OUTPUT 1 at this stage with phases 2 and 3 to be agreed at a later date.

Output 1 will consist of a report on the geographic distribution and origin or sources of genetic resources in UK patent applications. The report will be prepared to meet the cycle of meetings of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC) agreed delivery by end of March 2013.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : WC1085 Nagoya ABS UK Company Index Overview   (76k)
• ANX - Annex : WC1085 Nagoya ABS UK companies index 2015 pers info removed   (8708k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2013

To: 2014

Cost: £25,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Intellectual Property Office