Bharat Petroleum bags 80 patents in 20 years; 53 more pending approvals

One of the most notable patented innovations is BPMarrk, an intelligent tool for advanced assaying of crude oil that characterises and evaluates the crude at very high speeds.

published on : 4th July 2021

Doctors at Hyderabad's KIMS Cuddles save premature baby with hole in heart

A group of doctors at KIMS Cuddles conducted the critical surgery on the newborn - said to be the youngest child to undergo such an operation in Telangana - to close a hole in the heart.

published on : 25th June 2021

Indian-American chemist wins European Inventor Award

This researcher found that nanoclusters could be used in dentistry, resulting in robust, durable, and aesthetically pleasing fillings, the European Patent Office (EPO) said in a statement.

published on : 18th June 2021

TRIPS Council of WTO to hold series of meetings till July-end on patent waiver proposal

The meeting follows after the members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreed by consensus to start the text-based negotiations on the proposal.

published on : 18th June 2021

WTO members should start text-based talks on patent waiver proposal: India

A proposal was submitted by 62 co-sponsors -- including India, South Africa, and Indonesia -- seeking patent waivers to manufacture COVID-19-related medical products.

published on : 1st June 2021

Panacea Biotec files suit against Sanofi for patent infringement

The national capital-based firm said a case has been filed in order to stop infringement of its patent for fully liquid whole cell pertussis based fully liquid Hexavalent vaccine EasySix.

published on : 17th May 2021

US backs proposal of India, South Africa at WTO for patent waiver for COVID-19 vaccines

The Biden administration's decision will make it easier for the WTO's General Council to approve the proposal.

published on : 6th May 2021

United States backs plan to waive Covid-19 vaccine patents

Biden had been under intense pressure to waive protections for vaccine manufacturers, especially amid criticism that rich nations were hoarding shots.

published on : 6th May 2021

Covid vaccine patent waiver need of the hour

These are truly testing times, even for political philosophies upheld by nations.

published on : 19th April 2021

IBM receives record 9,130 US patents in 2020; India second-highest contributor

For the fourth year in a row, IBM India was the second highest contributor to IBM's global tally with 930 patents granted to inventors from India in 2020.

published on : 12th January 2021

Cipla settles patent litigation for Revlimid with Celgene

Cipla also added that the specific volume-limited licence date and percentages agreed upon with it are confidential

published on : 11th December 2020