Boston Scientific Scimed Patents – Insights & Stats (Updated 2023)
Boston Scientific Scimed has a total of 19779 patents globally, out of which 9921 have been granted. Of these 19779 patents, more than 49% patents are active. The United States of America is where Boston Scientific Scimed has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and China. Parallelly, The United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also USA is the origin country of Boston Scientific Scimed.
Boston Scientific Scimed was founded in 1972. The company’s line of business includes the manufacturing of medical, surgical, ophthalmic and veterinary instruments and apparatus.
Do read about some of the most popular patents of Boston Scientific Scimed which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Boston Scientific Scimed patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Boston Scientific Scimed patent portfolio.
How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Boston Scientific Scimed have?
The Founder John Abele has 3 patents has 180 and Pete M. Nicholas have 6 patents and the CEO Michael F. Mahoney have 38 patents.
How many patents does Boston Scientific Scimed have?
Boston Scientific Scimed has a total of 19779 patents globally. These patents belong to 6203 unique patent families. Out of 19779 patents, 9871 patents are active.
How Many Patents did Boston Scientific Scimed 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 Grant
Boston Scientific Scimed Applications Filed
Boston Scientific Scimed Patents Granted
How many Boston Scientific Scimed patents are Alive/Dead?
How Many Patents did Boston Scientific Scimed File in Different Countries?
Countries in which Boston Scientific Scimed Filed Patents
United States Of America
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)
Where are Research Centers of Boston Scientific Scimed Patents Located?
10 Best Boston Scientific Scimed Patents
US20060252993A1 is the most popular patent in the Boston Scientific Scimed portfolio. It has received 1491 citations so far from companies like Avinger, Inc., Olympus Corporation and Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.
Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Boston Scientific Scimed:
How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Boston Scientific Scimed patents?
The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Boston Scientific Scimed invention. They couldn’t because Boston Scientific Scimed had protected those before them.
Examiners at the USPTO referred 3354 Boston Scientific Scimed patents in 22765 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).
The top citing companies in the Boston Scientific Scimed patent portfolio are Covidien, Cook Medical Technologies and Biosense Webster.
List of the Companies whose Patents were rejected citing Boston Scientific Scimed –
Number of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Boston Scientific Scimed Patents
Number of Rejections (102 & 103)
Cook Medical Technologies
Abbott Cardiovascular Systems
St Jude Medical Cardiology Division
Terumo Kabushiki Kaisha
C R Bard
Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Boston Scientific Scimed Patents
TopBoston Scientific Scimed Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications
Count of Rejected Applications
What Percentage of Boston Scientific Scimed US Patent Applications were Granted?
Boston Scientific Scimed (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 10430 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 7493 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 80.28%.
Below are the key stats of Boston Scientific Scimed patent prosecution at the USPTO.
Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Boston Scientific Scimed?
Seager Tufte & Wickhem
Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus
Brake Hughes Bellermann
Fish & Richardson
Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath
Hunton Andrews Kurth
Fay Kaplun & Marcin
Vista Ip Law Group
Boston Scientific Corporation
What are Boston Scientific Scimed key innovation segments?
What Technologies are Covered by Boston Scientific Scimed?
The chart below distributes patents filed by Boston Scientific Scimed in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Boston Scientific Scimed thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.
R&D Focus: How has Boston Scientific Scimed search focus changed over the years?
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