Intellectual Property Services

At Axano Pharmaceutical, we have an incredible intellectual property team in order to safeguard our work in this increasingly competitive field. This allows us to perform a range of services related to pharmaceutical drug products, active drug substances (APIs) and finished dosage forms (FDFs).

When you want to bring any drug or drug product to market, it is vital to have an accurate and astute understanding of the patent landscape. Axano can help you determine the first possible launch date of the respective product.

We identify and analyse all relevant patents and patent applications related to concerned the pharmaceutical product including but not limited to

  • The active pharmaceutical ingredient (API)
  • The route of synthesis (RoS) of the API
  • The finished dosage form (FDF)
  • New uses (indications) etc.

Thanks to our extensive experience and expertise in this field we can support you with understanding the current patent landscape including expiry dates and basic exclusivity including:

  • Data exclusivity
  • Market exclusivity
  • Basic patent
  • Supplementary Protection Certificate (SPC)
  • Paediatric extension (PE)

Due to our presence and background in a range of markets, we’re able to provide you with country specific dates for the earliest possible

  • Production of goods
  • Filing of a dossier
  • Market entry

Our IP experts have backgrounds in

  • Chemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmacy

This allows us to help those who need assistance with intellectual property related to drug products, substances as well as finished dosage forms.

As the IP of your company is a hugely valuable asset in the pharmaceutical industry, patent maintenance is a vital but often costly aspect of your business. At Axano Pharmaceutical, we aim to optimise your patent portfolio to identify strengths and weaknesses as well as coverage gaps and separate the valuable inventions from the less financially beneficially ones. We will also help you protect your assets most cost effectively with our prosecution and opposition services. We can perform a thorough validity search and provide you with an assessment of any challenged patents.

If you think Axano Pharmaceutical intellectual property services could benefit you and your business, don’t hesitate to contact us today. We have the experience and expertise you need as well as a rapid, professional approach to ensure you’re getting the most from your valuable assets.

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  • Unlimited access to technologies and processes at any scale through our large network of cooperation partners worldwide: we are not limited to certain technologies or batch sizes and do not have to fully utilize own production capacities.
  • Through a proven track record of established partnerships in development and production, we enable invaluable synergies for the benefit of our customers.
  • Reliable analysis & evaluation of the market potential of development ideas through our international expertise & know-how along the entire pharmaceutical value chain.
  • Detailed knowledge of country-specific requirements through our local Midas-offices in all regulated markets.
  • Dedicated & flexible project management which ensures efficient, transparent and fast project execution fitted & adaptable to your individual needs.
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