Integra LifeSciences Patents – Insights and Stats (Updated 2023)

Integra LifeSciences has a total of 1552 patents globally, out of which 933 have been granted. Of these 1552 patents, more than 55% patents are active. The USA is where Integra LifeSciences has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe (EPO) and Australia. Parallelly, the USA seems to be the main focused R&D centre of Integra LifeSciences.

Integra LifeSciences was founded in 1989 by Richard Caruso. Integra Lifesciences is a global medical device manufacturing company. The Company offers products such as devices and implants for spine, foot and ankle, hand and wrist, shoulder and elbow, tendon and peripheral nerve protection and repair, and wound repair.

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

How many patents does Integra LifeSciences have?

Integra LifeSciences has a total of 1552 patents globally. These patents belong to 473 unique patent families. Out of 1552 patents, 854 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Integra LifeSciences File Every Year?

Integra LifeSciences Patent 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 GrantIntegra LifeSciences Applications FiledIntegra LifeSciences Patents Granted
20221533
20214170
20207268
20194596
20189980
201712664
20165854
20158250
201410237
20136043
20124143
20114928

How many Integra LifeSciences patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Integra LifeSciences Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Integra LifeSciences File in Different Countries?

Integra LifeSciences Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Integra LifeSciences Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States of America504
Europe175
Australia174
Canada130
Germany120
Japan118
Austria37
Korea (South)28
Spain23
China21
United Kingdom17
Brazil13
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)10
Denmark9
Taiwan6
India4
Colombia4
Italy4
Mexico4
Singapore3
New Zealand2
South Africa2
Norway1
Israel1
Turkey1

Where are Research Centers of Integra LifeSciences Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Integra LifeSciences

What Technologies are covered by Integra LifeSciences Patents?

Integra LifeSciences Patent Technology Area

Following are the areas covered under Medical Device category:

Medical Device Level 2 Categorisation

The patents covered Medical Implant are shown in the chart below:

Medical Implant Level 2 Categorisation

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

Integra LifeSciences Technology Protected in different countries

R&D Focus: How Integra LifeSciences’ Research Focus Changed Over the Years?

Integra LifeSciences Technology through the years

10 Best Integra LifeSciences Patents

US20070027414A1 is the most popular patent in the Integra LifeSciences portfolio. It has received 477 citations so far from company like Tyco Healthcare Group.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Integra LifeSciences:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20070027414A1477
US20040243481A1453
US20030114936A1428
US6662036B2363
US6576265B1349
US7889069B2305
US6675040B1255
US6579538B1248
US6654999B2235
US6916310B2207

How many inventions of other companies were rejected due to Integra LifeSciences patents?

The statistics below share strategic R&D insights. It tells the companies that were trying to protect inventions similar to Integra LifeSciences invention. They couldn’t because Integra LifeSciences had protected those before them.

Examiners at the USPTO used 393 Integra LifeSciences patents in 1976 rejections (35 USC § 102 or 35 USC § 103 types).

The top citing companies in the Integra LifeSciences patent portfolio are Globus Medical, KCI and Depuy Synthes Products.

List of the Companies who’s Patents were rejected citing Integra LifeSciences –

CompanyNumber of Patent Applications that faced Rejection Citing Integra LifeSciences PatentsNumber of Rejections (102 & 103)
Globus Medical Inc5621
Kci Inc3722
Depuy Synthes Products Inc3211
Acell2210
Philips1810
Cormatrix Cardiovascular Inc1410
Zimmer Inc238
Nxt Capital Llc As Collateral Agent257
Sequana Medical Nv107
Compression Therapy Concepts Inc217

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Integra LifeSciences Patents

Blocked Patent Applications by Integra LifeSciences

Top Integra LifeSciences Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20030114936A128
US7582107B227
US7846190B223
US6662036B222
US20070027414A121
US10702174B217
US6675040B117
US8899774B215
US7691133B213
US7604658B212
US9730648B212
US8652500B211
US20040243481A111
US8932805B110
US20060241777A19

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