IFI CLAIMS Patent Services is a leading supplier of patent data for resellers and innovators in the research and healthcare sectors.
They provide global patent data to patent application providers and corporate researchers worldwide. Their patent database of more than 100 million records from 90 countries, including 53 million full-text records from 18 jurisdictions, is accessible through the unique CLAIMS Direct API.
Digital Science holds a minority investment in IFI CLAIMS.
“As research institutions focus on increasing their tech and knowledge transfer for commercial and competitive advantage, patent data offer a useful lens through which to view the impact of academia and research on the economy.”