Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd Patent Portfolio Statistics

Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd.

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This article summarizes the perfomance of the assignee in the recent years. The overall statistics for this portfolio help to analyze the areas where the assignee is performing well. The filing trend, perfomance across the tech centers and the perfomance of the recent applications has been mentioned below. All the stats are calculated based on the perfomance in USPTO.

How does the overall patent portfolio of Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd. look like?

Assignee Art Units
Total Applications: 1,169 1,846,709
Granted Patents: 666 1,111,770
Grant Index 91.11% 77.09%
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 65 (8.89%) 330,325 (22.91%)
In-Process Applications: 424 404,614
Average Grant Time: 3.0 Years 2.79 Years
Average Office Actions: 2.0 1.61

Which Technology Area Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd. is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
3794 Medical Instruments, Diagnostic Equipment, and Treatment Devices 299
Opap Parked GAU 145
3792 Medical Instruments, Diagnostic Equipment, and Treatment Devices 138
3793 Medical Instruments, Diagnostic Equipment, and Treatment Devices 128
3739 Medical Instruments, Diagnostic Equipment, and Treatment Devices 41

How many patents are Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd. filing every year?

Year Total Applications Predicted
2022 0* 928
2021 59* 747
2020 170 717
2019 211 211
2018 187
2017 179
2016 119
2015 90
2014 56
2013 59

*The drop in the number of applications filed in last two years compared to previous years is because applications can take up to 18 months to get published

Recently filed patent applications of Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd. in USPTO?

Publication number: US20170106461A1
Application number: 14/886,761

A method, consisting of providing a metal wire having a wire diameter and an end, and positioning a conductor at a distance from the end of the wire. The method further includes creating an electrical discharge between the conductor and the end, while setting the distance and an electrical potential of the discharge, so as to create a bead of a predefined size on the end. The method also includes assembling the wire with the created bead into an invasive probe, so that the bead is positioned at an outer surface of the probe.

Publication date: 2017-04-20
Applicant: Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd.
Inventors: Assaf Govari

Publication number: None
Application number: 62/209,946


Publication date:
Applicant: Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd.
Inventors: Gliner Vadim

Publication number: US20140276760A1
Application number: 13/795,047

An ablation apparatus includes a flexible probe adapted for insertion into a heart of a living subject. The probe has a distally disposed ablation electrode to be brought into contact with a target tissue in the heart, and has facilities for measuring contact force with the target tissue. The apparatus includes a transmitter, operative to transmit an indication of the contact force to a wearable device having an actuator operative to haptically stimulate the operator responsively to the indication.

Publication date: 2014-09-18
Applicant: Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd.
Inventors: Bonyak Yevgeny

How are Biosense Webster (Israel) Ltd.’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
14/886,761 Preparation Of Micro-Electrodes Patented Case 3729 Nguyen, Donghai D
62/209,946 Automatic Ent Surgery Preplanning Using A Backtracking Maze Problem Solution Provisional Application Expired
13/795,047 Force Feedback Device And Method For Catheters Patented Case 3762 Levicky, William J