For more than 50 years Derwent™ has been the most trusted leader in patent research – connecting authoritative research applications, exclusive, curated patent data and expert services to support the commercial success of the world’s most innovative businesses.
Powering chemical innovation
Our solutions, including chemical and sequence patent data and subject matter search specialists, that deliver the required insight to innovate with confidence.
Built by IP experts and data scientists, Derwent Innovation is a market-leading patent research and analytics platform delivering access to globally trusted patents and scientific literature. Our enhanced content, proprietary search and data intelligence technology helps a global community of more than 40,000 innovators and legal professionals find answers to complex questions.
The Chemical Patent Index enables you to conduct targeted searches of chemical patent data in the Derwent World Patents Index® (DWPI) – the most comprehensive database of value-added patent documents published in the world.
GENESEQ™ is a proprietary database used to easily search and identify biological sequences (DNA, RNA and protein sequences) covered in patents from 56 issuing authorities. Manually annotated to highlight IP context and biological significance, GENESEQ™ allows IP professionals and biologic scientists to spend less time searching and understanding sequence data and easily assess patentability, identify potential infringing patents and track competitor activities.
Our search team delivers complete, thorough and accurate results to corporations and law firms around the world. This level of intellectual capital is unrivalled – and is one of the many reasons why customers keep returning to Derwent for search projects that truly matter to their clients.
The Derwent™ patent analytics team combines industry-leading enhanced data and powerful research and analysis tools with extensive industry knowledge and deep IP expertise to distill the essential information into reliable, digestible, decision-ready reports.