NovoCure saw the highest growth of 135% in patent filings in March and 199% in grants in January in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 81% and grants by 199%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of NovoCure‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

Smarter leaders trust GlobalData

NovoCure has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 33 publications in Q1 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 35% filings and 47% grants. The United States(US), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), European Patent Office(EPO), and Taiwan(TW) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where NovoCure is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, NovoCure has 47% of its grants in United States(US), 15% in European Patent Office(EPO) and 12% in Taiwan(TW).

Korea University and Boston Scientific could be the strongest competitors for NovoCure

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

NovoCure has the highest number of patents in healthtech followed by, remote patient monitoring and rare diseases. For healthtech, nearly 44% of patents were filed and 29% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Neurology devices related patents lead NovoCure portfolio followed by general surgery devices, and image management

NovoCure has highest number of patents in neurology devices followed by general surgery devices, image management, healthcare it, and other remote patient monitoring. For neurology devices, nearly 32% of patents were filed and 16% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

For comprehensive analysis of NovoCure's filings and grants, buy the databook here.

Data Insights


The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.


GlobalData patents database covers bibliographic from all 100+ patenting authorities. All patents are tagged to 18+ industries and 300+ sub-sectors based on technology classification, keywords, and associated companies. They are also tagged to various industries themes (100+) and technology domains (1800+) of focus.

Patents database further disambiguates assignee names (13m names) and associate corporate tree hierarchy in current/point in time ownerships (320k entities). GlobalData sources content directly from national patent offices on a weekly basis.