EPO Rejects Benitec Patent Application; Company Considers Abandoning Filing | GenomeWeb

The European Patent Office last month rejected a Benitec patent application covering its core RNAi technology, RNAi News has learned, delivering the latest blow to the Australian company's intellectual property estate since it initiated a campaign of patent infringement litigation early last year.

The rejection also marks the latest development in ongoing legal maneuverings between Benitec and RNAi rival Nucleonics.

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