IDEXX Laboratories Patents – Key Insights and Stats

IDEXX Laboratories has a total of 1278 patents globally, out of which 688 have been granted. Of these 1278 patents, more than 55% patents are active. United States of America is where IDEXX Laboratories has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Japan. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of IDEXX Laboratories.

IDEXX Laboratories was founded in 1983 by David Evans Shaw. IDEXX Laboratories provides diagnostic, detection, and information systems for veterinary, food, and water testing applications. The Company also operates an international network of veterinary reference laboratories. IDEXX offers its products to customers worldwide. As of April 2022, IDEXX Laboratories has a market cap of $46.42 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of IDEXX Laboratories have?

The Founder David Evans Shaw has 0 patents and the CEO, Jay Mazelsky has 0 patents.

How many patents does IDEXX Laboratories have?

IDEXX Laboratories has a total of 1278 patents globally. These patents belong to 262 unique patent families. Out of 1278 patents, 709 patents are active.

How Many Patents did IDEXX Laboratories File Every Year?

IDEXX Laboratories 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 GrantIDEXX Laboratories Applications FiledIDEXX Laboratories Patents Granted
20114348
20122047
20134440
20144941
20152551
20164126
20173330
20183533
20197033
20202534
20213535
202249

How many IDEXX Laboratories patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

IDEXX Laboratories Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

IDEXX Laboratories Patents

How Many Patents did IDEXX Laboratories File in Different Countries?

IDEXX Laboratories Worldwide Patents

Countries in which IDEXX Laboratories Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America295
Europe166
Japan105
Australia95
Canada91
Germany85
Spain37
Brazil35
Austria33
China33
Mexico27
Korea (South)27
India14
Denmark12
New Zealand9
Portugal8
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)7
South Africa5
Taiwan5
Poland5
United Kingdom4
Argentina4
Slovenia3
Hungary3
Lithuania3
Israel3
Croatia2
Albania1
Russia1
Bulgaria1
Serbia1
Viet Nam1
Luxembourg1
Italy1
Greece1
Norway1
Philippines1

Where are the Research Centers of IDEXX Laboratories Patents Located?

Research Centers of IDEXX Laboratories Patents

10 Best IDEXX Laboratories Patents

US6511814B1 is the most popular patent in the IDEXX Laboratories portfolio. It has received 141 citations so far from companies like Philip Morris, Pronota Nv and Kimberly-Clark Worldwide Inc.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of IDEXX Laboratories:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6511814B1141
US6436722B1113
US20070020699A1108
US6784981B186
US6517778B176
US20030129680A175
US6551842B173
US6618143B266
USD530826S164
US6602719B156

Which Companies are using IDEXX 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 IDEXX Laboratories patent portfolio are Sysmex Corporation, Aratana Therapeutics Inc and Fujifilm.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Sysmex Corporation6
Aratana Therapeutics Inc5
Fujifilm4
Bruker Daltonik Gmbh4
Medical Diagnostic Laboratories Llc3
Siemens Healthcare Gmbh2
Ohio State Innovation Foundation2
Ablynx2
Abbott Laboratories2
Roche Diagnostics Hematology Inc2

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on IDEXX Laboratories Patents

Top IDEXX Laboratories Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7299135B29
US8585590B27
US8579814B26
US7544330B26
US7064823B26
US9797916B25
US7324194B25
US6436722B14
US20060074718A14
US7531628B24
US9228008B23
US20020148728A13
US7973022B23
US20070020700A13
US7507789B23

What Percentage of IDEXX Laboratories US Patent Applications were Granted?

IDEXX Laboratories (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 266 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 183 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 80.26%.

Below are the key stats of IDEXX Laboratories’ patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for IDEXX Laboratories?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Mcdonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff Llp12382.57%
Carter Deluca & Farrell Llp2466.67%
Gerald T Bodner18100.00%
Dla Piper Llp17100.00%
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein Llp13100.00%
Dentons Us Llp887.50%
Richard J Rodrick8100.00%
Haynes And Boone Llp728.57%
Cooley Llp6100.00%
Chris A Caseiro40%

EXCLUSIVE INSIGHTS COMING SOON!

What are IDEXX Laboratories’ key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by IDEXX Laboratories?

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

R&D Focus: How has IDEXX Laboratories’ search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on April 8, 2022

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