Eden Research plc
LSE : EDE

September 11, 2008 06:41 ET

Granting of patent

                                      Eden Research plc ("Eden")
                                        Granting of Patent

Eden  Research plc, a leading UK agrochemical development company, is pleased to announce it has  been
granted  a  new patent covering encapsulation.  This is yet another key milestone in Eden's continuing
drive to secure a proprietary position in the development of novel plant treatments.
South  African patent number 2006/10427 is the first encapsulation patent to be granted. Corresponding
applications are proceeding in other relevant territories.

These patents will apply to all products in our current portfolio.

Tim Griffiths, Chief Executive, Eden Research plc said:

"This  patent  grant  is  excellent news for Eden as it takes us further  forward  on  delivering  our
commercialisation  plan.  Encapsulation is an important patent for us  as  it  represents  significant
product  protection  and  therefore its granting has positive impact  on  other  applications  we  are
developing."

For further information:
Tim Griffiths, Chief Executive, Eden Research plc
T: 01993 868844
Matthew Robinson/Rose Herbert, FinnCap
T: 020 7600 1658

About Eden Research plc

Eden  Research plc is a UK publicly listed company on the PLUS Market, specialising in the development
of agrochemical products and intellectual property through licensing and marketing agreements.
Eden  is focused on developing products for the agricultural sector through the application of terpene
chemistry  and  other  patented  environmentally friendly  technologies.  Eden  is  currently  working
alongside   universities   and  partner  companies  in  developing  its  product   portfolio   towards
commercialisation.

For further information, please visit www.edenresearch.com.

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