A valuable metric to assess in order to quantify and qualify the current nature of the global mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) market is the patent environment.
Role of Patent Analysis for Competitive Intelligence
Since the discovery of MSCs, a large and thriving research product market has grown into existence, largely because the cells are completely non-controversial and can be generated directly from adult cells. Today, the number of MSC products sold worldwide is increasing and it is clear that the cell type represents a lucrative product market. To launch MSC products and technologies, one of the key areas that company management and investors must consider is the patent landscape for the cell type.
Therefore, this post explores the following attributes surrounding the MSC patent landscape: [Read more…]