UCB saw the highest growth of 88% in patent filings and 134% in grants in March in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 76% and grants by 93%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of UCB‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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UCB has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 22 publications in Q1 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 21% filings and 18% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), Israel(IL), and Japan(JP) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where UCB is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, UCB has 18% of its grants in United States(US), 9% in European Patent Office(EPO) and 7% in Israel(IL).

F. Hoffmann-La Roche could be the strongest competitor for UCB

In terms of grant share, UCB stands in ninth position among its competitors. UCB and F. Hoffmann-La Roche secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to rare diseases and 3d printing lead UCB's portfolio

UCB has the highest number of patents in rare diseases followed by, 3d printing and electronic medical record (emr) systems. For rare diseases, nearly 32% of patents were filed and 42% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Alzheimer's disease related patents lead UCB portfolio followed by fibrosis, and parkinson's disease

UCB has highest number of patents in alzheimer's disease followed by fibrosis, parkinson's disease, schizophrenia, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd). For alzheimer's disease, nearly 6% of patents were filed and 2% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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