Examines to what extent plant breeders can claim intellectual property rights over plants they have bred. Reviews utility patents on plants, plant patents, plant variety certificates, interfaces in intellectual property for plants, Supreme Court ruling in J.E.M. v. Pioneer, and legislative issues and options.
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