Biotechnological inventions shall also be patentable if they concern:
(b)[ 37 ]
without prejudice to Rule 28, paragraph 2, plants or animals if the technical feasibility of the invention is not confined to a particular plant or animal variety;
(c)[ 38 ]
a microbiological or other technical process, or a product obtained by means of such a process other than a plant or animal variety.
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPO Guidelines - G Patentability
Offical Journal of the EPO
XOJ EPO 2017, A75 - Notice from the European Patent Office dated 4 August 2017 concerning the updating of the Guidelines for Examination in the European Patent Office
XOJ EPO 2017, A62 - Notice from the European Patent Office dated 3 July 2017 concerning the resumption of proceedings following the decision of the Administrative Council of 29 June 2017 to amend Rules 27 and 28 EPC in order to exclude from [..]
XOJ EPO 2017, A56 - Decision of the Administrative Council of 29 June 2017 amending Rules 27 and 28 of the Implementing Regulations to the European Patent Convention ( CA/D 6/17 )