Biotechnology and nanotechnology are no longer a science-fiction matter. The implementation of these technologies in everyday-use goods results in more appealing, useful or handy products.
Bio and nanotech research efforts could indeed be protected thanks to Intellectual Property rights, however you have to take into account some specificities to reach the optimum protection. This Factsheet will help you to better understand how to protect your IP within these relevant fields.
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