LAVAL, Quebec, Oct. 1, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. (" Neptune") (Nasdaq:NEPT) (TSX:NTB) is proud to announce that the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (the " USPTO") will tomorrow grant its new patent, US 8,278,351 (the " Continuation Patent"). The Continuation Patent claims the benefit of another of Neptune's U.S. Patents, No. 8,030,348, (the " Parent") and contains claims to krill extracts comprising a phospholipid suitable for human consumption. These new claims cover all of Neptune's products, including the successful NKO ® brand, and a number of krill oil products currently sold in the U.S. market.
Neptune Secures Another U.S. Patent
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