Patents

This page contains information about the Patents data source in the Dimensions BigQuery project.

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Patents Schema

Field

Type

Description

Example

abstract

Literal: String

Abstract or description of the patent.

      "Systems and methods for reconstructing magnetic resonance (MR) tissue parameter maps of a subject from magnetic resonance fingerprinting (MRF) data acquired using a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system. The method includes providing MRF data acquired from a subject using an MRI system and performing an iterative, maximum-likelihood reconstruction of the MRF data to create MR tissue parameter maps of the subject."
  

application_number

Literal: String

Patent application number

      "US15409378"
  

assignee_countries

Array of < Literal: String >

List of countries of the assignees of the patent, expressed as GeoNames codes (note: this is the combination of the `current_assignee_countries` and `original_assignee_countries` fields).

      ["US", "IL"]
  

assignee_orgs

Array of < Literal: String >

List of disambiguated GRID organisations who own or have owned the rights of the patent (note: this is a combination GRID identifiers from `current_assignee` and `original_assignee` fields).

      ["grid.42505.36", "grid.20861.3d", "grid.9619.7"]
  

associated_grant_ids

Array of < Literal: String >

List of Dimensions IDs of the grants associated to the patent.

      ["grant.2502176", "grant.3535832"]
  

categories

Entity: VersionedCategories

Versioned categorisations.

      {"bra_v1": null, "for_v1": null, "hra_v1": {"values": ["Biomedical"], "full": [{"id": "3900", "value": "Biomedical"}]}, "hrcs_hc_v1": null, "hrcs_rac_v1": null, "icrp_cso_v1": null, "icrp_ct_v1": {"values": ["Not Site-Specific Cancer"], "full": [{"id": "3816", "value": "Not Site-Specific Cancer"}]}, "rcdc_v1": null, "sdg_v1": null, "uoa_v1": {"codes": ["A01"], "full": [{"id": "30001", "code": "A01", "name": "Clinical Medicine"}]}}
  

category_bra

Entity: SimpleCategorization

Broad Research Areas

      {"values": ["Basic Science"], "full": [{"id": "4000", "value": "Basic Science"}]}
  

category_for

Entity: ComplexSystematicCategorization

ANZSRC Fields of Research classification

      {"first_level": {"codes": ["09", "02", "11", "01"], "full": [{"id": "2209", "code": "09", "name": "Engineering"}, {"id": "2202", "code": "02", "name": "Physical Sciences"}, {"id": "2211", "code": "11", "name": "Medical and Health Sciences"}, {"id": "2201", "code": "01", "name": "Mathematical Sciences"}]}, "second_level": {"codes": ["1103", "0299", "0104", "0903"], "full": [{"id": "3053", "code": "1103", "name": "Clinical Sciences"}, {"id": "2421", "code": "0299", "name": "Other Physical Sciences"}, {"id": "2358", "code": "0104", "name": "Statistics"}, {"id": "2837", "code": "0903", "name": "Biomedical Engineering"}]}}
  

category_hra

Entity: SimpleCategorization

Health Research Areas

      {"values": ["Biomedical"], "full": [{"id": "3900", "value": "Biomedical"}]}
  

category_hrcs_hc

Entity: SimpleCategorization

HRCS - Health Categories

      {"values": ["Cardiovascular", "Metabolic and endocrine"], "full": [{"id": "894", "value": "Cardiovascular"}, {"id": "906", "value": "Metabolic and endocrine"}]}
  

category_hrcs_rac

Entity: SystematicCategorization

HRCS – Research Activity Codes

      {"codes": ["5.2", "1.1"], "full": [{"id": "10502", "code": "5.2", "name": "Cellular and gene therapies"}, {"id": "10101", "code": "1.1", "name": "Normal biological development and functioning"}]}
  

category_icrp_cso

Entity: SystematicCategorization

ICRP Common Scientific Outline

      {"codes": ["1.4", "4.1"], "full": [{"id": "3749", "code": "1.4", "name": "Cancer Progression and Metastasis"}, {"id": "3761", "code": "4.1", "name": "Technology Development and/or Marker Discovery"}]}
  

category_icrp_ct

Entity: SimpleCategorization

ICRP Cancer Types

      {"values": ["Not Site-Specific Cancer"], "full": [{"id": "3816", "value": "Not Site-Specific Cancer"}]}
  

category_rcdc

Entity: SimpleCategorization

Research, Condition, and Disease Categorization

      {"values": ["Emerging Infectious Diseases", "Gene Therapy", "Genetics", "Biotechnology", "Bioengineering"], "full": [{"id": "520", "value": "Emerging Infectious Diseases"}, {"id": "361", "value": "Gene Therapy"}, {"id": "526", "value": "Genetics"}, {"id": "338", "value": "Biotechnology"}, {"id": "337", "value": "Bioengineering"}]}
  

category_sdg

Entity: SystematicCategorization

SDG - Sustainable Development Goals

      {"codes": ["13", "7"], "full": [{"id": "40013", "code": "13", "name": "Climate Action"}, {"id": "40007", "code": "7", "name": "Affordable and Clean Energy"}]}
  

category_uoa

Entity: SystematicCategorization

Units of Assessment

      {"codes": ["A01"], "full": [{"id": "30001", "code": "A01", "name": "Clinical Medicine"}]}
  

cited_by_ids

Array of < Literal: String >

List of Dimensions IDs of the patents that cite this patent.

      ["US-10420782-B2", "US-10413560-B2", "US-10413561-B2", "US-10350227-B2", "US-10265332-B2", "US-10335424-B2"]
  

cpc

Array of < Literal: String >

Cooperative Patent Classification Categorization

      ["G01R33/5608", "G01R33/50", "G01R33/50", "G01R33/5608"]
  

current_assignee

Array of < Entity: Assignee >

List of organisations currenlty owning the patent.

      [{"name": "General Hospital Corp", "grid_id": "grid.32224.35"}]
  

current_assignee_countries

Array of < Literal: String >

List of countries of the assignees who currently own the rights of the patent, expressed as GeoNames codes (note: this value is extracted independently from GRID).

      ["GB", "US"]
  

current_assignee_orgs

Array of < Literal: String >

List of disambiguated GRID organisations who currently own the rights of the patent.

      ["grid.32224.35"]
  

date_imported_gbq

Literal: Timestamp

Timestamp when the patent was last imported into BigQuery. Incremental changes can be determined using this field. Note, however at certain times all records may be reimported.

      "2020-08-04 02:01:16 UTC"
  

expiration_date

Literal: String

Date when the patent expires.

      "2037-07-01"
  

expiration_year

Literal: Integer

Year when the patent expires.

      2037
  

family_count

Literal: Integer

The total count of patents in the same family.

      5
  

family_id

Literal: String

Identifier of the corresponding patent family.

      "73048400"
  

family_members_ids

Array of < Literal: String >

Dimensions IDs of the other patents in the same family (excluding the patent the relationship originates from).

      ["KR-102044490-B1", "EP-3253452-A1", "US-10039600-B2", "CN-107205776-A", "KR-20170125324-A", "JP-6735762-B2", "JP-2018507029-A", "BR-112017013894-A2", "EP-3253452-A4", "US-20160220308-A1", "WO-2016126826-A1"]
  

filing_date

Literal: String

Date when the patent was filed.

      "2017-01-18"
  

filing_status

Literal: String

Filing Status of the patent e.g. ‘Application’ or ‘Grant’.

      "Grant"
  

filing_year

Literal: Integer

The year the patent was filed.

      2017
  

funder_orgs

Array of < Literal: String >

List of GRID organisations funding the patent.

      ["grid.280347.a"]
  

funding_details

Array of < Entity: Funding >

List of GRID organisations funding the patent, together with the respective Dimensions grant ID.

      [{"grid_id": "grid.280347.a", "grant_id": "grant.2502176"}, {"grid_id": "grid.280347.a", "grant_id": "grant.3535832"}]
  

granted_date

Literal: String

The date on which the official body grants the patent.

      "2019-03-26"
  

granted_year

Literal: Integer

The year on which the official body grants the patent.

      2019
  

id

Literal: String

Dimensions patent ID.

      "US-10241176-B2"
  

inventor_names

Array of < Literal: String >

List of names of the people who invented the patent.

      ["Bo Zhao", "Kawin Setsompop", "Lawrence Wald"]
  

ipcr

Array of < Literal: String >

International Patent Classification Reform Categorization

      ["G01R33/50", "G01R33/56"]
  

jurisdiction

Literal: String

The jurisdiction where the patent was granted, e.g. ‘US’, ‘DE’, ‘EP’…

      "US"
  

kind

Literal: String

Kind of the patent - varies on jurisdiction and type of patent. Eg: A1.

      "B2"
  

legal_events

Array of < Entity: LegalEvent >

List of legal status events, covering a variety of entries, procedural steps, and post-grant events.

      [{"code": "AS", "title": "ASSIGNMENT", "date": "2017-01-19", "attributes": [{"label": "Effective Date ", "value": "20170117"}, {"label": "free format text ", "value": "ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST;ASSIGNORS:ZHAO, BO;SETSOMPOP, KAWIN;WALD, LAWRENCE;REEL/FRAME:041013/0508"}, {"label": "Owner name ", "value": "THE GENERAL HOSPITAL CORPORATION, MASSACHUSETTS"}]}, {"code": "STCF", "title": "INFORMATION ON STATUS: PATENT GRANT", "date": "2019-03-06", "attributes": [{"label": "free format text ", "value": "PATENTED CASE"}]}, {"code": "CC", "title": "CERTIFICATE OF CORRECTION", "date": "2019-05-14", "attributes": []}]
  

legal_status

Literal: String

The legal status of the patent, e.g. ‘Granted’, ‘Active’, ‘Abandoned’ etc..

      "Active"
  

original_assignee

Array of < Entity: Assignee >

List of organisations that first owned the patent.

      [{"name": "MASSACHUSETTS GEN HOSPITAL", "grid_id": "grid.32224.35"}]
  

original_assignee_countries

Array of < Literal: String >

List of countries of the assignees who have owned the rights of the patent, expressed as GeoNames codes (note: this value is extracted independently from GRID).

      ["NL", "DK"]
  

original_assignee_orgs

Array of < Literal: String >

List of disambiguated GRID organisations who have owned the rights of the patent.

      ["grid.32224.35"]
  

priority_date

Literal: String

The earliest filing date in a family of patent applications.

      "2016-01-20"
  

priority_year

Literal: Integer

The filing year of the earliest application of which priority is claimed.

      2016
  

publication_date

Literal: String

Date of publication of a patent.

      "2019-03-26"
  

publication_ids

Array of < Literal: String >

List of Dimensions IDs of the publications related to this patent.

      ["pub.1023396812"]
  

publication_year

Literal: Integer

Year of publication of a patent.

      2019
  

reference_ids

Array of < Literal: String >

List of Dimensions IDs of the patents which are cited by this patent.

      ["US-20100010744-A1", "US-20150272467-A1", "US-20170059682-A1", "US-20170205482-A1", "US-20170234951-A1", "US-20170261578-A1", "US-20180225424-A1", "US-8723518-B2", "US-9633455-B1"]
  

researcher_ids

Array of < Literal: String >

Researcher IDs matched to the patent’s inventors list.

      ["ur.01061432030.90", "ur.0614261734.14", "ur.01344460520.83", "ur.012473317546.12", "ur.01232320175.68", "ur.01154477407.60"]
  

title

Literal: String

The title of the patent.

      "Systems and methods for statistical reconstruction of magnetic resonance fingerprinting data"
  

Auxiliary Entities

Assignee

Field

Type

Description

country

Literal: String

Country of the assignee.

grid_id

Literal: String

Disambiguated GRID organisation for the assignee.

name

Literal: String

Name of the assignee.

ComplexSystematicCategorization

Field

Type

Description

first_level

Entity: SystematicCategoryLevel

second_level

Entity: SystematicCategoryLevel

Funding

Field

Type

Description

grant_id

Literal: String

The Dimensions grant ID, if identified.

grid_id

Literal: String

The GRID ID of the funder, if identified.

LegalEvent

Field

Type

Description

attributes

Array of < Entity: LegalEventAttribute >

Attributes associated with the legal event.

code

Literal: String

1-4 character code.

date

Literal: String

Date of public notification.

title

Literal: String

Description of the legal status code.

LegalEventAttribute

Field

Type

Description

label

Literal: String

Description of the legal status code.

value

Literal: String

Legal status event description.

SimpleCategorization

Field

Type

Description

full

Array of < Entity: SimpleCategory >

values

Array of < Literal: String >

SimpleCategory

Field

Type

Description

id

Literal: String

value

Literal: String

SystematicCategorization

Field

Type

Description

codes

Array of < Literal: String >

full

Array of < Entity: SystematicCategory >

SystematicCategory

Field

Type

Description

code

Literal: String

id

Literal: String

name

Literal: String

SystematicCategoryLevel

Field

Type

Description

codes

Array of < Literal: String >

full

Array of < Entity: SystematicCategory >

VersionedCategories

Field

Type

Description

bra_v1

Entity: SimpleCategorization

bra_v2020

Entity: SimpleCategorization

for_v1

Entity: ComplexSystematicCategorization

for_v2020

Entity: ComplexSystematicCategorization

hra_v1

Entity: SimpleCategorization

hrcs_hc_v1

Entity: SimpleCategorization

hrcs_hc_v2020

Entity: SimpleCategorization

hrcs_rac_v1

Entity: SystematicCategorization

hrcs_rac_v2020

Entity: SystematicCategorization

icrp_cso_v1

Entity: SystematicCategorization

icrp_cso_v2020

Entity: SystematicCategorization

icrp_ct_v1

Entity: SimpleCategorization

icrp_ct_v2020

Entity: SimpleCategorization

rcdc_v1

Entity: SimpleCategorization

rcdc_v2020

Entity: SimpleCategorization

sdg_v1

Entity: SystematicCategorization

uoa_v1

Entity: SystematicCategorization