Toothpaste to combat food allergies

24th June 2021

A recent article in Science News discusses a new toothpaste that has been developed to treat peanut allergies. The treatment is known as Oral Mucosal Immunotherapy (OMIT) and is currently on trial to see if it could be effective in… Read More >

EPO Awards 2021

17th June 2021

The European Patent Office (EPO) announced the 15 inventors and inventor teams shortlisted as finalists for the 2021 edition of the European Inventor Award. The annual innovation prize, now in its 15th year, recognises outstanding inventors who have made an… Read More >

Intellectual property and inequality

10th June 2021

  The Intellectual Property Subcommittee has introduced a legislation to gather demographic data on patent applicants with the hope that this will address the inequality between the gender and ethnic backgrounds of inventors.  According to studies, women and minorities apply… Read More >

Patenting Pigments

3rd June 2021

[caption id="attachment_220812" align="alignnone" width="410"] In our latest infographic, we look at Unilever's new pigment patent and how Hourglass Cosmetics have used it to create a totally vegan red lipstick.[/caption] Source: Hourglass® Cosmetics | Cruelty Free Luxury Beauty – Hourglass Cosmetics… Read More >

Minesoft tools featured in The Patent Lawyer

12th May 2021

  Minesoft has recently been the main topic of an article published in the top IP magazine The Patent Lawyer.  In the March/April issue of The Patent Lawyer, you can read Tony Trippe's article (pg. 22-25) on how the Minesoft… Read More >

The Latest Updates to Export wizard

5th May 2021

  What can you expect from the latest updates of PatBase’s Export Wizard? Super-fast and streamlined. The improved exports now run significantly faster, even when running larger exports Exports can be limited to matching publications (full or partial hits) only… Read More >

World Intellectual Property Day 2021

26th April 2021

World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated on April 26th, it acknowledges the importance that intellectual property (IP) rights play in driving technological change and economic development. The theme of this year's celebration is "Intellectual property and small businesses: Taking big… Read More >

The Nemesis System creates a unique video gaming experience each time

22nd April 2021

Reviewing and analysing patent literature is crucial for any innovation-driven industry to avoid infringement, monitor competitors and importantly, drive innovation and R&D strategy. A recently granted patent owned by Warner Bros Entertainment, discloses their Nemesis system invention, an innovative method… Read More >