GREENPEACE ACTIVISTS PUT UP A BANNER AT EUROPEAN PATENT OFFICE IN MUNICH
Original caption: Activists of the enviromental organization Greenpeace hang a banner with the slogan "keep away from my genes" at the European Patent Office, to protest against a patent on a human gene for breast cancer, in Munich February 22, 2002. Today marks the final day to appeal against the patent, which was granted to the U.S. company Myriad last year. REUTERS/Michael Dalder
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