Benitec Limited UK Patent Update
Published: Nov 05, 2010
Melbourne, Nov 5, 2010 (ABN Newswire) - Benitec Limited (ASX:BLT) (PINK:BNIKF), the leading company in expressed gene silencing for human therapeutics, announced today that it has been notified overnight by UK patent attorneys that the United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) has received an application to revoke Benitec's exclusively licensed patent UK Patent no. 2,353,282. The application to revoke was filed by a UK-based patent attorney firm, which may be acting on behalf of a third party who are not disclosed in the application.