Bio-Rad Laboratories Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Bio-Rad Laboratories has a total of 4504 patents globally, out of which 2564 have been granted. Of these 4504 patents, more than 56% patents are active. United States Of America is where Bio-Rad Laboratories has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Germany. Parallelly, United States Of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Bio-Rad Laboratories.

Bio-Rad Laboratories was founded in 1952 by David Schwartz. Bio-Rad Laboratories operates a chain of laboratories. The Company manufactures and distributes life science research products, clinical diagnostics, and analytical instrumentation. Bio-Rad Laboratories products and systems separate complex chemical and biological materials, as well as identify, analyse, and purify their components. Bio-Rad Laboratories serves customers worldwide. As of April 2022 Bio-Rad Laboratories has a market cap of $16.53 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Bio-Rad Laboratories have?

The Founder & CEO, David Schwartz and Norman David Schwartz has 0 patents.

How many patents does Bio-Rad Laboratories have?

Bio-Rad Laboratories has a total of 4504 patents globally. These patents belong to 1095 unique patent families. Out of 4504 patents, 2548 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Bio-Rad Laboratories File Every Year?

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 GrantBio-Rad Laboratories Applications FiledBio-Rad Laboratories Patents Granted
201029992
201129170
201234897
2013294105
2014358171
2015255157
2016248200
2017222227
2018200245
2019121252
2020152242
202180201
202245

How many Bio-Rad Laboratories patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

How Many Patents did Bio-Rad Laboratories File in Different Countries?

Countries in which Bio-Rad Laboratories Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America1250
Europe683
Germany383
China362
Japan351
Canada291
Australia195
India54
Singapore43
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)43
Spain40
France37
Austria34
Korea (South)23
Brazil18
Russia12
Denmark12
Mexico11
New Zealand8
United Kingdom7
Israel7
Portugal6
Poland4
South Africa2
Taiwan1
Netherlands1
Argentina1
Norway1
Czech Republic1
Hungary1

Where are Research Centers of Bio-Rad Laboratories Patents Located?

10 Best Bio-Rad Laboratories Patents

US20080014589A1 is the most popular patent in the Bio-Rad Laboratories portfolio. It has received 844 citations so far from companies like Ion Torrent Systems and Veridex.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Bio-Rad Laboratories:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20080014589A1844
US20080003142A1809
US20100022414A1434
US20100137163A1415
US6337435B1333
WO2007081387A1293
WO2010036352A1275
US6675104B2233
WO2008021123A1232
US6579719B1176

Which Companies are using Bio-Rad Laboratories Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Bio-Rad Laboratories patent portfolio are 10X Genomics, Life Technologies and National Institutes Of Health.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber Of Patents
10X Genomics53
Life Technologies38
National Institutes Of Health17
University Of California16
Sysmex16
Harvard College14
Applied Biosystems12
Roche Molecular Systems9
Ge Healthcare Bio-Sciences8
Hitachi8

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Bio-Rad Laboratories Patents

Top Bio-Rad Laboratories Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US9150852B257
US20080003142A156
US20080014589A139
US6337435B127
US9347059B227
US20100022414A124
US20100137163A123
US9194861B221
US6627424B118
US7220385B217

What Percentage of Bio-Rad Laboratories US Patent Applications were Granted?

Bio-Rad Laboratories (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 1061 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 742 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 82.44%.

Below are the key stats of Bio-Rad Laboratories patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Bio-Rad Laboratories?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Bio Rad Kilpatrick Townsend And Stockton38291.94%
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton15644.03%
Kolisch Hartwell12681.82%
Brown Rudnick7788.68%
Schox42100.00%
Morgan Lewis & Bockius2254.55%
Mintz Levin Boston Office19100.00%
Stinson1888.89%
Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk16100.00%
Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson1593.33%

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What are Bio-Rad Laboratories key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Bio-Rad Laboratories?

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

R&D Focus: How has Bio-Rad Laboratories search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on November 7, 2022

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