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Other Patent Landscape Reports

Patent landscape reports on various topics have been published by international organizations, national intellectual property offices, non-governmental organizations and private sector entities. WIPO has compiled a list of such reports that are freely available or can be obtained upon request, either free of charge or for a fee. 

Please note that this compilation is not exhaustive and that WIPO wishes to extend it.  For that purpose, if you wish your report to be included or happen to know of other such reports, please contact us.

Public Health / Life Sciences

Title Author Date Language
Instrumentos odontologicos (Odontological Instruments) Banco de Patentes, Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, Colombia 2013 Spanish
Induced pleuripotent stem cells ( iPSCs): Analysis of U.S. Patent Landscape Simon Elliott /Antoinette F. Konski
GEN Magazine Vol. 33, Nr. 13
2013 English
Patent Landscape Report for Pegylated Interferon Alfa 2A&2B PDF, Patent Landscape Report for Pegylated Interferon Alfa 2A&2B Initiative for Medicines, Access & Knowledge (I-MAK) 2013 English
Cenário mundial do patenteamento em nanobiotecnologia de 2000 a 2008 (International patenting activity in nanobiotechnology from 2000 to 2008) PDF, Cenário mundial do patenteamento em nanobiotecnologia de 2000 a 2008 Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property 2012 Portuguese
Clearing the fog: Patenting trends for the treatment of Alzheimer disease (with a cluster analysis) Griffith Hack 2012 English
Stem Cells / UKNSCN Patent Watch Landscape PDF, Stem cells / UKNSCN patent watch landscape UK IPO 2012 English
Granted Pharmaceutical Patents in Egypt PDF, Granted Pharmaceutical Patents in Egypt Initiative for Medicines, Access & Knowledge (I-MAK) 2011 English
Regenerative Medicine PDF, Regenerative Medicine UK IPO 2011 English

Uso de la propriedad industrial por multinacionales farmacéuticas en relación con los antirretrovirales más importantes (Use of industrial property by multinational pharmaceutical companies in relation to the most important antiretrovirals)

Colombian Superintendency of Industry and Commerce 2011 Spanish
Pandemic Influenza (H1N1 & H5N1) patenting trends Boliven (Cambridge IP) 2011 English
WIPO Patent Search Report on Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP)-related Patents and Patent Applications PDF, WIPO Patent Search Report on Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP)-related Patents and Patent Applications WIPO 2011 English
HIV Drug Patents in China PDF, HIV Drug Patents in China Initiative for Medicines, Access & Knowledge (I-MAK) 2010 English
Nanoparticles for Bioimaging Patent Landscape
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2010 English, French
Monoclonal Antibodies Against Digestive System Cancers
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2010 English
Análise Quantitativa e Qualitativa do Patenteamento de Células-tronco no Brasil (Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Stem-Cells Brazilians Patents) PDF, Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Stem-Cells Brazilians Patents, in Portugese Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property 2010 Portuguese
Patent Landscape of Protein/Peptide Vaccines for HIV PDF, Patent Landscape of Protein/Peptide Vaccines for HIV
(Educational series report)
Pierce Law ITTI  2009 English
Patent Landscape of Adjuvant for HIV Vaccines PDF, Patent Landscape of Adjuvant for HIV Vaccines
(Educational series report)
Pierce Law ITTI  2009 English
Malaria Patent Landscape
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2009 English, French, Spanish
HIV Therapy Patent Landscape PDF, HIV Therapy Patent Landscape Fist/Frinnov 2009 English, French
CDK Inhibitors Patent Landscape
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2009 English, French
Pedidos de Patente de Células a Combustível: Cenário Brasileiro PDF, Pedidos de Patente de Células a Combustível: Cenário Brasileiro (Combustible Cells Patent Applications: Brazil) Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property 2009 Portuguese
Stem Cell Patents: a Landscape Analysis PDF, Stem Cell Patents: a Landscape Analysis
(Complete report fee-based)
A. Konski/D.Spielthenner 2009 English
Patent Landscape of Adenoviral Vector Vaccines for HIV PDF, Patent Landscape of Adenoviral Vector Vaccines for HIV
(Educational series report)
Pierce Law ITTI 2008 English
The Patenting of Human DNA: Global Trends in Public and Private Sector Activity PDF, The Patenting of Human DNA: Global Trends in Public and Private Sector Activity Science and Technology Policy Research (SPRU), University of Sussex 2006 English
Determining the Patent Status of Essential Medicines in Developing Countries PDF, Determining the Patent Status of Essential Medicines in Developing Countries MSF/WHO/UNAIDS Secretariat 2004 English
Analysis of “Junk DNA” Patents PDF, Analysis of “Junk DNA” Patents Cambia 2004 English
Influenza Genome 
(Executive summary)
Cambia   English
Adjuvants Cambia   English
Human Telomerase Gene (Cancer Diagnostics and Stem Cell Uses) PDF, Human Telomerase Gene Cambia   English

Climate Change/Energy

Title Author Date Language
Tecnología en la atención y prevención de inundaciones (Technologies for facing and preventing floods) Banco de Patentes, Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio, Colombia 2013 Spanish
Patents and clean energy technologies in Africa PDF, Patents and clean energy technologies in Africa EPO/UNEP 2013 English
Current and Future Trends in Wind Turbine Technology PDF, Current and Future Trends in Wind Turbine Technology
(Summary available. Complete report fee-based)
Totaro & Associates 2013 English

Patent Applications on Conversion and Electrochemical Energy Storage Technologies using Nanotechnology (Patent applications published between 2001 and 2010)

(Pedidos de Patente de Tecnologias de Conversão e Armazenamento Eletroquímico de Energia Usando Nanotecnologia (Pedidos publicados entre 2001 e 2010) PDF, Patent Applications on Conversion and Electrochemical Energy Storage Technologies using Nanotechnology (Patent applications published between 2001 and 2010)

National Institute of Industrial Property of Brazil 2012 Portuguese
Graphene: An analysis of worldwide patent filings relating to Graphene PDF, Graphene: An analysis of worldwide patent filings relating to Graphene UK IPO 2012 English

Patent Landscape Pre-diagnostics on wind turbines PDF, Patent Landscape Pre-diagnostics on wind turbines

Portuguese National Institute of Industrial Property 2011 Portuguese
Desalination Technologies and the Use of Alternative Energies for Desalination PDF, Desalination Technologies and the Use of Alternative Energies for Desalination
WIPO/Cambridge IP
2011 English
Patents and Clean Energy PDF, Patent and Clean Energy UNEP/ICTSD/EPO 2010 English
Cleantech Energy Patent Landscape Report PDF, Cleantech Energy Patent Landscape Report
(Executive summary available. Complete report upon request)
Foley & Lardner LLP 2010 English
Lithium Metal Phosphate Batteries
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2010 English, French
Producción de etanol a partir de resíduos lignocelulósicos PDF, Producción de etanol a partir de resíduos lignocelulósicos, in Spanish
(Ethanol Production from Lignocellulosic Residues)
Cuban Intellectual Property Office 2010  Spanish
Innovation Nanotechnology Patent Landscape Analysis PDF, Innovation Nanotechnology Patent Landscape Analysis UK IPO 2009 English
Patent-based Technology Analysis Report – Alternative Energy Technology PDF, Patent-based Technology Analysis Report – Alternative Energy Technology WIPO 2009 English
Patent Landscape Analysis of Recycling and Separation Technologies PDF, Patent Landscape Analysis of Recycling and Separation Technologies UK IPO 2009 English
Patent Informatics Study of Energy from Waste PDF, Patent Informatics Study of Energy from Waste UK IPO 2009 English
Who Owns our Low Carbon Future? PDF, Who Owns our Low Carbon Future? UK Department for International Development – DFID/Chatham House/Cambridge IP 2009 English
Who Holds the Power? Lessons from Hybrid Car Innovation for Clean Technologies PDF, Who Holds the Power? Lessons from Hybrid Car Innovation for Clean Technologies Griffith Hack 2009 English
Australian Solar Innovation: Losing our Place in the Sun PDF, Australian Solar Innovation: Losing our Place in the Sun Griffith Hack 2009 English
Clean Coal Technologies, Where Does Australia Stand? PDF, Clean Coal Technologies, Where Does Australia Stand? Griffith Hack 2009 English
PV Thin Film Cells Patent Landscape (Photovoltaic) PDF, PV Thin Film Cells Patent Landscape Fist/Frinnov 2009 English, French
PV Organic and Hybrid Cells Patent Landscape (Photovoltaic)
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2009 English, French
PV Crystalline Silicon Cells Patent Landscape (Photovoltaic)
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2009 English, French
Technologiestatus der Österreichischen Umwelttechnologie PDF, Technologiestatus der Österreichischen Umwelttechnologie
(Status of the Austrian Environmental Technology)
Austrian Institute of Technology 2009 German
Carbon Nanotubes Patent Landscape
(Abstract available. Complete report fee-based)
Fist/Frinnov 2008 English, French  
Mapeamento technológico do biodiesel y tecnologias correalatas sob o enfoque dos pedidos de patentes (Biofuel Patent Mapping):
Volume I – Mundo (Worldwide) PDF, Biofuel Patent Mapping, Volume 1
Volume II – Brasil (Brazil) PDF, Biofuel Patent Mapping, Volume 2 
Volume III – Estados Unidos, China e União Européia (USA, China, European Union) PDF,  Biofuel Patent Mapping, Volume 3
Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property 2008 Portuguese

Food and Agriculture

Title Author Date Language
Le panorama brevet de l'agroalimentaire français PDF, Le panorama brevet de l'agroalimentaire français
(Patent overview of French Agri-food)
Fist/Frinnov 2010 French
Water Technology US Patent Landscape – Annual Report PDF, Water Technology US Patent Landscape – Annual Report
(Free executive summary available. Complete report upon request)
Foley & Lardner LLP 2009 English
Bioindicator systems PDF, Bioindicator systems Cambia 2006 English
Resistance to Phosphinothricin PDF, Resistance to Phosphinothricin Cambia 2004 English
Positive Selection for Plant Transformation PDF, Positive Selection for Plant Transformation Cambia 2004 English
Promoters Used to Regulate Gene Expression PDF, Promoters Used to Regulate Gene Expression Cambia 2003 English
Antibiotic Resistance Genes and their Uses in Plant Genetic Transformation PDF, Antibiotic Resistance Genes and their Uses in Plant Genetic Transformation Cambia 2003 English

Agrobacterium-Mediated Transformation of Plants PDF, Agrobacterium-Mediated Transformation of Plants

Cambia 2003 English
The Rice Genome Cambia   English

Other areas of Technology

ICT Technologies

Title Author Date Language
Mobile patent landscape PDF, Mobile patent landscape Chetan Sharma Consulting USA 2013 English
Digital Imaging in Mobile Devices PDF, Digital Imaging in Mobile Devices iRunway 2013 English
2.5D, 3DIC and TSV Interconnect Patent Investigation Report PDF, 2.5D, 3DIC and TSV Interconnect Patent Investigation Report Yole Development 2013 English
NFC (Near Field Communication) Patent Analysis Report PDF, NFC (Near Field Communication) Patent Analysis Report PatSeer 2012 English
3DTVs PDF, 3DTVs UK IPO 2012 English
Patent and Landscape Analysis of 4G LTE Technology PDF, Patent and Landscape Analysis of 4G LTE Technology iRunway 2012 English
Patenting in Telecom in India –A Case Study PDF, Patenting in Telecom in India –A Case Study Clairvolex 2011 English

Other

Title Author Date Language
Graphene: The worldwide patent landscape in 2013PDF, Graphene: The worldwide patent landscape in 2013 UK IPO 2013 English
Nanotextiles: Analysis of Patent Applications in Brazil for the study of R&D and Innovation (Nanotêxteis: Análise dos Pedidos de Patente no Brasil para Estudo da P&D e Inovação) PDF, Nanotextiles: Analysis of Patent Applications in Brazil for the study of R&D and Innovation (Nanotêxteis: Análise dos Pedidos de Patente no Brasil para Estudo da P&D e Inovação) National Institute of Intellectual Property of Brazil 2012 Portuguese
The Fullerene Patent Landscape in EuropePDF, The Fullerene Patent Landscape in Europe Michalitsch/Kallinger/Verbandt/Veefkind/Rolf/Huebner, Nanotechnology Law and Business 2008 English

Larger Patent Landscape Collections, Technology Bulletins and Other Relevant Links

Title Source Language
Patent Watching Publications Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property Portuguese
Technology Bulletins Colombian Superintendency of Industry and Commerce Spanish
Technology Patent Maps Japan Patent Office Japanese
Technology Alerts and Technology Surveillance Service Mexican Institute of Industrial Property Spanish
Technology Watch Bulletins Spanish Patent and Trademark Office Spanish
Technology Alerts National Institute of Intellectual Property of Chile (InapiProyecta) Spanish

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