Illegal and unlawful development of biomaterials without payment

Illegal And Unlawful Development Of Biomaterials Without Payment To Inhabitants Biology Question

Illegal and unlawful development of biomaterials without payment to inhabitants of their origin is called


(a) Biopatent
(b) Biotechnology
(c) Biowar
(d) Biopiracy

Correct Answer:



The commercial exploitation or monopolization of biological or genetic material, as medicinal plant extracts, usually without compensating the indigenous peoples or countries from which the material or relevant knowledge is obtained.

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Subject: Biology (4113)

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