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Council for Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights - Analysis of Potential Cases of Biopiracy - Communication from Peru
World Trade Organization IP/C/W/458 7 November 2005 (05-5212) Council for Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights Original: Spanish ANALYSIS OF POTENTIAL CASES OF BIOPIRACY Communication from Peru The following communication, dated 19 October 2005, is being circulated at the request of the delegation of Peru. It was distributed in advance of the Council's meeting in October 2005. __________________ The Case of Camu Camu (Myrciaria Dubia) INTRODUCTION In recent years, Peru has made it clear that the protection of its genetic resources (part of its biological resources) and of the related traditional knowledge of the indigenous peoples of Peru is one of its major concerns in view of the growing trend towards using such resources – without the consent of their owners and without giving them any compensation– in order to develop inventions it is ultimately intended to protect under the patent system. In this respect, as mention