Baxter International Patents – Insights & Stats (Updated 2023)

Baxter International has a total of 24659 patents globally, out of which 13095 have been granted. Of these 24659 patents, more than 50% patents are active. The United States of America is where Baxter International has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe (EPO) and Germany. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also USA is the origin country of Baxter International.

Baxter International was founded in the year 1931. The Company develops, manufactures, and markets products and technologies related to hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma and other chronic and acute medical conditions and company’s products are used by hospitals, kidney dialysis centers, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, doctors’ offices, and research laboratories.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Baxter International which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Baxter International patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Baxter International patent portfolio.

How many patents does the CEO of Baxter International have?

The CEO José E. Almeida have 0 patents.

How many patents does Baxter International have?

Baxter International has a total of 24659 patents globally. These patents belong to 5632 unique patent families. Out of 24659 patents, 12331 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Baxter International File Every Year?

Baxter International Patents Filing Trend Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or Grant Baxter Applications Filed Baxter Patents Granted
2023 106 423
2022 495 595
2021 826 707
2020 762 712
2019 880 736
2018 835 668
2017 864 717
2016 744 783
2015 676 849
2014 926 958
2013 1142 903
2012 1250 784


How many Baxter International patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents Baxter International Patents Portfolio  

How Many Patents did Baxter International File in Different Countries?

Baxter International Worldwide Patents  

Countries in which Baxter International Filed Patents

Country Patents
United States Of America 5820
Europe 3608
Germany 1805
Japan 1723
Austria 1364
China 1274
Australia 1129
Canada 1024
Spain 682
Mexico 674
Korea (South) 490
India 473
Brazil 390
Hong Kong (S.A.R.) 234
Singapore 207
United Kingdom 203
Poland 188
Italy 166
Denmark 128
Argentina 116
New Zealand 114
Taiwan 109
Portugal 100
Colombia 95
South Africa 66
Russia 64
Israel 62
Norway 46
Hungary 40
France 40
Sweden 38
Chile 38
Malaysia 35
Czech Republic 26
Slovakia 23
Cyprus 21
Indonesia 20
Turkey 19
Slovenia 18
Croatia 15
Philippines 14
Eurasia 13
Malta 11
Viet Nam 11
Estonia 9
Finland 7
Serbia 5
Ireland 4
Uruguay 3
Lithuania 3
Peru 3
Romania 3
San Marino 3
Saudi Arabia 3
Belarus 3
Ecuador 3
Tunisia 2
Albania 2
Georgia 2
Ukraine 2
Costa Rica 2
Egypt 1
United Arab Emirates 1
Algeria 1
Montenegro 1
Morocco 1


Where are Research Centers of Baxter International Patents Located?

Research Centers of Baxter International Patents  

10 Best Baxter International Patents

US7128748B2 is the most popular patent in the Baxter International portfolio. It has received 1881 citations so far from companies like Tyco Healthcare Group, Covidien and Ethicon. Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Baxter International:

Publication Number Citation Count
US7128748B2 1881
US7776060B2 1869
US20060173470A1 1825
WO2006083748A1 1053
US7029439B2 954
US20120197272A1 847
US7135027B2 816
US8559767B2 753
US9153994B2 739
US20050055242A1 620


How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Baxter International patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Baxter International invention. They couldn’t because Baxter International had protected those before them. Examiners at the USPTO referred 2359 Baxter International patents in 18235 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types). The top citing companies in the Baxter International patent portfolio are Voalte Inc, Bardy Diagnostics Inc, and Fresenius Medical Care. List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Baxter International –

Company Number of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Baxter Patents Number of Rejections (102 & 103)
Voalte Inc 404 1573
Bardy Diagnostics Inc 375 1412
Fresenius Medical Care 337 1348
Stryker Corporation 183 638
Medtronic 106 583
Philips 97 322
Covidien 78 225
General Electric 62 140
Deka Products Limited 61 240
Carefusion 303 Inc 36 87


Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Baxter International Patents

Top Baxter International Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent Number Count of Rejected Applications
US8214007B2 67
US8029454B2 50
US8932217B2 46
US20080281168A1 46
US7319386B2 45
US7382247B2 40
US7314451B2 40
US8821418B2 39
US20110112442A1 39
US7296312B2 38
US7242306B2 35
US20050288571A1 32
US20050055242A1 30
US20090275805A1 29
US8403865B2 27


What Percentage of Baxter International US Patent Applications were Granted?

Baxter International (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 4244 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 3160 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 81.3%. Below are the key stats of Baxter International patent prosecution at the USPTO.  

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Baxter International?

Law Firm Total Applications Success Rate
K&L Gates Llp 1202 84.35%
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation 235 96.15%
Morgan Lewis & Bockius Llp 230 79.45%
Marshall Gerstein & Borun Llp 178 55.88%
Cook Alex Ltd 169 88.17%
Baxter Healthcare Corporation 97 60.38%
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders Llp 93 90.91%
Bradford R L Price 90 81.40%
Baxter International Inc 80 60.00%
Dade International Inc 74 100.00%


What are Baxter International key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Baxter International?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Baxter International in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Baxter International thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Baxter International search focus changed over the years?


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