Biopiracy: Patenting Nature

Imagine having to pay ridiculous royalties for "Mah ki dal" (common lentil curry in India). It would be unacceptable even to think about it but time and again companies have tried to take advantage of indigenous practices and patented it to claim it as their own. In past, we were able to successfully revoke their patents on Turmeric (curcuma … Continue reading Biopiracy: Patenting Nature