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New on STN

February 2019

New Display Format IFAM2 in INPADOCDB and INPAFAMDB with Focus on Legal Status

February 2019

Key Terms support efficient full-text searching and results evaluation in Patent Full-text Databases

February 2019

Reload of patent full-text databases FRFULL and GBFULL with major enhancements

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PIUG 2019 Biotechnology Conference,
19. - 20. Feb, Cambridge, MA
PATENTE 2019, 25. - 26. Feb, Munich
IC-SDV 2019 The Meeting,
08. - 09. Apr, Nice

STN User Meetings

Frankfurt, 07.05.2019
München, 15.05.2019
Essen, 09.10.2019

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Solutions for Information Professionals

Information professionals can rely on STN for access to comprehensive patent and sci-tech information and advanced tools for search and analysis.

For intellectual property professionals we offer patent and literature databases from all over the world which provide answers to questions related to:

  • Patentability
  • Prior art
  • Competitive intelligence
  • Legal status
  • Freedom to operate

For professional searchers in the sci-tech and medical area STN offers an unsurpassed collection of essential databases covering a wide range of topics, including bioscience and biotechnology, chemistry, energy, engineering, materials science, medicine, pharmacology, physics, and toxicology. In addition, STN provides the largest repository of publicly available bio-sequence information from patents and the journal literature

For more details on STN´s interface application see STNext™ - elevating the classic STN experience.

The full-text of documents for all references retrieved from STN databases can be accessed via the STN Full-Text Solution.

If you are in lack of resources or wish to outsource certain search types (e.g. chemical structure and Markush searching or biosequence searching) our Search Service will be happy to help you.