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'Plant biotech goes open-source'

BBC News,  February 10, 2005

Author: Paul Rincon

"It isn't about making it cost-free or busting patents. It's about harnessing the latent creativity of a very large number of people who are out of the loop right now," said Dr Jefferson, a descendent of Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the US and also the country's first patent commissioner.
"I see this as unfinished family business..."

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