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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2010 - 2014 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 5 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class 436, Chemistry: Analytical and Immunological Testing

( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to the patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent ownership is determined by the first-named assignee listed on a patent )

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 36 30 38 29 29 162
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS, INC. 7 20 13 19 12 71
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, THE REGENTS OF 8 8 9 7 12 44
SYSMEX CORPORATION 5 7 8 15 4 39
QUEST DIAGNOSTICS INVESTMENTS, INC. 4 11 5 7 4 31
BAYER HEALTHCARE, LLC 5 5 9 5 6 30
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 7 5 4 5 26
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA 5 11 3 2 4 25
FUJIFILM CORPORATION 4 9 4 2 6 25
PANASONIC CORPORATION 4 9 2 5 5 25
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 6 4 8 4 2 24
SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DIAGNOSTICS INC. 7 5 7 4 0 23
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY 3 7 2 6 4 22
LIFE TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 0 3 6 3 10 22
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS 4 1 5 6 4 20
ABBOTT POINT OF CARE INC. 2 4 4 5 3 18
BECKMAN COULTER, INC. 6 1 4 4 3 18
HARVARD COLLEGE, PRESIDENT AND FELLOWS 4 2 1 4 7 18
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. 7 7 2 1 1 18
MOMENTA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 3 3 4 5 3 18
ADVANCED LIQUID LOGIC, INC. 1 2 1 4 9 17
BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 3 2 2 5 5 17
INGURAN, LLC 1 1 5 2 8 17
INTEL CORPORATION 2 2 6 4 2 16
STANFORD UNIVERSITY 3 5 3 4 1 16
WISCONSIN ALUMNI RESEARCH FOUNDATION 2 4 2 5 3 16
APPLIED BIOSYSTEMS, LLC. 2 3 2 3 5 15
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY 4 1 3 4 3 15
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 2 2 1 8 1 14
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NAVY 3 4 2 2 3 14
ECOLAB USA INC. 0 5 4 2 2 13
JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY 3 4 3 1 2 13
GEN-PROBE INCORPORATED 4 2 4 1 1 12
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND 0 5 1 1 5 12
ABBOTT LABORATORIES 3 0 4 1 3 11
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 5 0 2 1 11
ARKRAY, INC. 3 2 4 1 1 11
BIODESIX, INC. 3 3 3 2 0 11
PERKINELMER HEALTH SCIENCES, INC. 1 2 4 2 2 11
PHYNEXUS, INC. 0 4 3 2 2 11
SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION 3 1 3 2 2 11
CORNING INCORPORATED 2 3 3 1 1 10
DH TECHNOLOGIES DEVELOPMENT PTE. LTD. 1 1 2 5 1 10
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES 6 3 0 1 0 10
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA 4 4 1 1 0 10
WAKO PURE CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES, LTD. 3 4 0 0 3 10
WATERS TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 0 2 2 4 2 10
ALERE SWITZERLAND GMBH 1 4 2 1 1 9
DIONEX CORPORATION 2 1 1 4 1 9
GENERAL HOSPITAL CORPORATION 1 1 1 3 3 9
INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE, TAIWAN 1 3 0 5 0 9
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC 2 0 3 0 4 9
LUMINEX CORPORATION 1 1 3 1 3 9
ORTHO CLINICAL DIAGNOSTICS, INC. 1 4 2 1 1 9
PURDUE RESEARCH FOUNDATION 1 3 1 1 3 9
SHENZHEN MINDRAY BIO-MEDICAL ELECTRONICS CO. LTD. 1 0 3 1 4 9
SONY CORPORATION 2 1 1 2 3 9
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS 1 2 3 1 2 9
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1 1 4 2 1 9
UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING RESEARCH CORPORATION 1 1 3 3 1 9
BIO-RAD LABORATORIES, INC. 0 3 1 4 0 8
COMMISSARIAT A L'ENERGIE ATOMIQUE 2 3 2 0 1 8
EXXONMOBIL RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING COMPANY 3 1 1 3 0 8
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 4 2 0 2 0 8
TOSHIBA CORPORATION 3 2 2 0 1 8
BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE 1 2 1 1 2 7
BIOARRAY SOLUTIONS, LTD. 0 4 1 1 1 7
HITACHI, LTD 2 1 3 1 0 7
LOS ALAMOS NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC 2 2 2 1 0 7
NALCO COMPANY 0 4 0 1 2 7
PALO ALTO RESEARCH CENTER INCORPORATED 6 0 0 1 0 7
QIAGEN GMBH 0 1 1 2 3 7
RAPID PATHOGEN SCREENING INC. 1 0 0 4 2 7
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION AT UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO 2 1 1 1 2 7
SEKISUI MEDICAL CO., LTD. 2 2 0 0 3 7
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT 1 0 2 4 0 7
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ARMY 0 3 1 2 1 7
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON 1 3 0 2 1 7
VENTANA MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. 1 2 0 0 4 7
XY, INC. 3 2 0 1 1 7
CALIPER LIFE SCIENCES, INC. 2 2 1 0 1 6
CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE - CNRS 2 2 1 1 0 6
DAKO/AS 1 1 1 2 1 6
DUKE UNIVERSITY 2 0 0 3 1 6
E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY 0 2 1 0 3 6
EMPIRE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT LLC 0 0 1 3 2 6
FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY 0 5 0 1 0 6
GE ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTS, INC. 1 0 5 0 0 6
GE HEALTHCARE BIO-SCIENCES AB 1 2 1 0 2 6
GENERAL ATOMIC COMPANY 1 1 2 1 1 6
HITACHI HIGH-TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 2 1 2 0 1 6
ILLUMINA, INC. 0 2 1 2 1 6
JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY 2 0 1 0 3 6
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 1 2 3 0 0 6
MAYO FOUNDATION FOR MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH 1 1 0 3 1 6
MITSUBISHI CHEMICAL MEDIENCE CORPORATION 0 2 1 3 0 6
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION 0 3 0 2 1 6
SHIMADZU CORPORATION 0 1 1 4 0 6
THE UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO 0 0 4 1 1 6
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 0 1 1 1 3 6
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED 0 0 3 0 3 6
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH RESEARCH FOUNDATION 0 1 1 1 3 6
ACCESS MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LTD. 0 0 2 2 1 5
ACCURI CYTOMETERS, INC. 0 1 2 2 0 5
AFFYMETRIX, INC. 1 1 2 0 1 5
APDN (B.V.I.), INC. 0 0 0 5 0 5
BIOINCEPT, LLC 5 0 0 0 0 5
CEM CORPORATION 0 1 0 1 3 5
CHURCH + DWIGHT CO., INC. 1 0 3 1 0 5
CMED TECHNOLOGIES LTD. 0 0 5 0 0 5
CORAMED HEALTHCARE, INC. 2 3 0 0 0 5
COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH 2 0 2 1 0 5
CYTYC CORPORATION 1 2 1 1 0 5
DENKA SEIKEN CO., LTD. 2 2 1 0 0 5
DREXEL UNIVERSITY 0 0 0 1 4 5
HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC. 0 0 0 4 1 5
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 1 1 2 1 0 5
IMMUNETECH, INC. 0 3 1 1 0 5
INVENSYS SYSTEMS, INC. 0 1 2 1 1 5
INVENTION SCIENCE FUND I, LLC 0 1 0 2 2 5
KONICA MINOLTA MEDICAL & GRAPHIC, INC. 0 1 2 1 1 5
MEDTRONIC MINIMED INC. 2 1 0 2 0 5
NEC CORPORATION 3 1 1 0 0 5
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY 0 1 1 1 2 5
PANASONIC HEALTHCARE CO., LTD. 0 0 0 0 5 5
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE RESEARCH FOUNDATION INCORPORATED 0 1 2 2 0 5
UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING 2 2 0 0 1 5
UT-BATTELLE, LLC 0 3 1 1 0 5
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY 2 0 0 1 2 5



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