Powering the world’s innovation lifecycle from discovery to commercialization.

Derwent solutions help a global community of over 40,000 inventors, scientists and legal professionals innovate with intelligence. With powerful patent intelligence software, comprehensive data collections, and expert patent research services, Derwent solutions deliver in-depth insights trusted by R&D and legal professionals, as well as patent examiners at more than 40 global patent offices.

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Derwent Innovation

Helping inventors and legal professionals find the most accurate answers to critical innovation questions – from tech scouting, patentability, FTO, validity and more.

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Derwent Data Analyzer

Combine patent data with your own commercial data to unlock more in-depth insights

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Derwent World Patent Index

The most comprehensive global collection of curated, enhanced patent abstracts.

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Derwent Patent Citation Index

Identify the most influential patents in any technology domain

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Derwent Chemical Patent Index

Accurately find the most relevant chemical patents

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Derwent SequenceBase

Search, analysis and reporting tools purpose-built for biological sequences.

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Patent Search and Analytics

Make smart IP decisions based on professional analysis and in-depth expertise.

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We support our customers across the entire innovation lifecycle.

Derwent solutions deliver expertise, scalability and cost-savings to your patent practice. We deliver technical expertise with the right technology and resources to ensure quality outcomes, winning results and client service.

Derwent solutions deliver the insight, intelligence, tools and resources to support your commercial success. Patents are your global currency, protecting innovation, building competitive advantage and enabling business opportunities now and in the future.

Research and development (R&D) drives value for commercial organizations through innovation. Our solutions help R&D teams identify, prepare and convert new and emerging opportunities into market-leading products.

The chemicals industry delivers materials to patent-centric sectors such as agriculture, automotive, consumer goods and pharmaceuticals. Our solutions, including chemical patent data and domain search specialists, deliver the insight to innovate with confidence.

Patents are vital to the pharmaceutical industry – from identifying new market opportunities and drug discovery, to protecting and enforcing rights. Our solutions deliver the intelligence that pharma and biotech companies need to innovate with confidence.

We help government agencies and universities evaluate the patent landscape for future trends. Our solutions support their critical role in fostering innovation – from patent applications to policy-making and investing in scientific and technological research.

Derwent powers innovation.

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global community from corporations, law firms, patent offices and academic institutions

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patent applications per year are examined each year by 40+ patent offices, using Derwent

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