Guide to the Deposit of Microorganisms under the Budapest Treaty

Author(s): Ivan Bousfield, WIPO | Publication year: 2016

The purpose of this Guide is to present in a systematic manner information on the procedures and requirements concerning the deposit of microorganisms and to give practical advice to persons depositing microorganisms for patent purposes, on the one hand, and to anyone wishing to obtain samples of such microorganisms, on the other hand.