Medtronic saw the highest growth of 220% in patent filings and 126% in grants in August in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 52% and grants by 89%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Medtronic‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Medtronic has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 667 publications in Q3 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 38% filings and 62% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), and World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Medtronic is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Medtronic has 62% of its grants in United States(US), 21% in European Patent Office(EPO), and 10% in China(CN).

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In terms of grant share, Medtronic stands in first position among its competitors. Johnson & Johnson and Olympus secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to healthtech and remote patient monitoring lead Medtronic's portfolio

Medtronic has the highest number of patents in healthtech followed by, remote patient monitoring and smart hospitals. For healthtech, nearly 38% of patents were filed and 44% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

General surgery devices related patents lead Medtronic portfolio followed by cardiovascular devices, and orthopedic devices

Medtronic has highest number of patents in general surgery devices followed by cardiovascular devices, orthopedic devices, healthcare it and neurology devices. For general surgery devices, nearly 21% of patents were filed and 29% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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