The Secretary General of COMECE Fr Piotr Mazurkiewicz welcomes the decision made public today by the Enlarged Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office (EPO).
The aim of this publication is to encourage interest in bioethical issues and to promote an atmosphere of open Dialogue between the Church, politics, science and economics.
Mgr. Noel Treanor, Secretary General of COMECE, expressed his disappointment about the result of the vote in the European Parliament regarding the Regulation on Advanced Therapies.
Mgr. Treanor, Secretary General, acknowledged the benefits of a uniform procedure for advanced therapies, whilst underlining that ethical issues may not be excluded. He made the following comments.