Influenza Patent Assignees

Corporations or Non-Profit Organizations?

The tables below show how many granted patents and patent applications included in this landscape were assigned to for-profit corporations and non-profit organizations.

Table 1 shows the number of patent documents that fall into each category for each document type. The document types are linked to the corresponding landscape pages. In this table, some patent documents fall into more than one category if, for example, they have claims to both nucleotide and amino acid sequences.

Table 1
Document Type

Corporation

Non-Profit

Total

Grants: Nucleotide claims

9 (75%)

3 (25%)

12

Grants: Amino Acid claims

9 (45%)

11 (55%)

20

Applications: Nucleotide claims (H5N1)

7 (54%)

6 (46%)

13

Applications: Nucleotide claims (non-H5N1)

1 (25%)

3 (75%)

4

Applications: Amino Acid claims

40 (70%)

17 (30%)

57

Table 2 shows the assignee information for all of the grants and all of the applications. In this table, patent documents that claimed both nucleotide and amino acid sequences were only counted once.

Table 2
Document Type Corporation Non-Profit Total
Grants (all)

16 (59%)

11 (41%)

27

Applications (all)

41 (64%)

23 (35%)

64