Extensive patent and innovation research in Life Sciences and Biotechnology

Accurate, Bespoke, and Comprehensive research approach on every project.

From traditional APIs/Drugs, Diagnostics, and Medical Devices to the most recent innovative technologies, such as the use of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Drug Discovery, CRISPR/Cas, Cultured meat, Next-generation sequencing, RNA therapeutics, antibodies, we cover the complete spectrum of patents in Life Sciences.

Leading companies taking action based on our insights

Services we are best known for in Lifesciences:

Invalidity/Opposition Searches

When it comes to patent research, there’s no one better than GreyB. Explore how we combine machine learning + human intelligence to find prior-art in even the toughest cases.

FTO/clearance Searches

Get the confidence you need to place your product into the market. Our clearance searches can give you complete clarity about potential litigation threats, along with suggestions on modifications to design around existing patents.

Patent Landscape Searches

Providing continuous updates, interactive dashboards, and exceptional team support so you can keep tabs on your industry, competitors, products, and trends in real time. Apart from the 7-star results, our report format alone can set us apart.

Open Innovation / Technology Scouting

Scout technologies and innovations to help you solve product and market challenges. Startups, Universities, or hidden players working on breakthrough solutions to your problems, GreyB can help you spot your next collaboration / M&A opportunities.

Drug/API patent Monitoring – Pharsight

A utility built with love by GreyB to help you stay up-to-date with expiring drug patents and APIs. Search patents using a drug or company name, or expiration year. Get monthly updates and even set tracking reminders for specific drugs.

Technologies areas where we hold special expertise:


  • Nucleic Acids
  • Proteins & Peptides
  • Cells and tissues
  • Genetic engineering
  • Microbiology & Enzyme production
  • Biofuels
  • Biomaterials
  • Recycling
  • CRISPR/Cas
  • Next Generation Sequencing

Pharmaceutical & Therapeutics

  • New Chemical Entities
  • Polymorphs, enantiomers & Salt forms
  • Formulations
  • New Indications
  • Combination drugs
  • Dosage regimen
  • Large molecules – Antibodies/biologics/biosimilars
  • RNA therapeutics
  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Gene Therapy and Recombination Technology
  • Vaccines


  • Medical Devices
  • Diagnostics
  • Assays
  • Biomarkers
  • Bioassays & Biodiagnostics
  • Catheters
  • Heart Valves
  • PCRs
  • AI and ML in Pharma
  • Personalized medicine

Food technology

  • Nutritional supplements
  • Dairy products
  • Oils
  • Food products
  • Beverages and Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Functional ingredients
  • Tobacco
  • Alternative Proteins
  • Cultured meat

Cosmetics & Personal products

  • Make-up preparations
  • Body powders
  • Tissue papers
  • Lotions & creams
  • Sunscreen
  • Hair-care preparations
  • Coloring products
  • Anhydrous Cosmetics

The best team you will ever work with.
Read what our clients have to say:

  • I had the pleasure to meet Ayushi through a Project we had with GreyB. She and her team are one of the most incredible people and teams I have ever worked with! They were always exceeding our expectations, great Communication, follow-up, speed, and quality information along the project! Thank you, Ayu!!

    R&D Packaging Coordinator
    R&D Packaging Coordinator KraftHeinz
  • Jatin and the GreyB team recently completed excellent work for us. They comprehensively searched large quantities of information, summarizing key points and identifying key trends. They kept in contact throughout the work to ensure outputs were fit for purpose. They also used their in-house software to great effect, allowing us to find specific bits of information in the large volume of literature very efficiently.

    Senior Research Engineer
    Senior Research Engineer Fonterra
  • Working with Jatin has been, in short, brilliant. Jatin's professionalism and responsiveness, coupled with his ability to communicate even the most technical dairy science, have made him and GreyB our go-to partners for tech scanning and patent analysis. Nothing we've asked has ever phased Jatin, even in the midst of a global pandemic - I would recommend working with Jatin to anyone.

    Marketing l Digital Strategy l  Innovation
    Marketing l Digital Strategy l Innovation Fonterra
  • Jatin has supported several R&D initiatives concerning disruptive technologies. Excellent understanding of customer requirements in combination with agility and flexibility.

    Chief Research,  Development & Innovation
    Chief Research, Development & Innovation Belcorp
  • Jatin is extremely compromised with your work. It was a delightful experience to work with him. He is very patient and attentive to your clients to understand the demand well and deliver a job with a high level of excellence. Me as a client, perceive that and this is the best feeling that a client can have. Total confidence in the partner.

    R&D Sustainable  Packaging Coordinator
    R&D Sustainable Packaging Coordinator Natura
  • I really liked the professional and objective way in which the project we had in partnership was conducted, highlighting the great flexibility to understand our needs and deliver the work according to our expectations and within the agreed time.

    Development &  Application Lab Manager
    Development & Application Lab Manager Solvay
  • Jatin and the GreyB team were great in taking the weight of a key project off my hands, doing the majority of the data collection and assessment that I can then use as the basis for the final report. Jatin was accessible and helpful, ensuring the project was properly scoped at the beginning, communication flowed well, and everything was generally easy. Thanks all!

    CEO at FoodHQ |  Emerging Proteins NZ
    CEO at FoodHQ | Emerging Proteins NZ FoodHQ
  • Jatin is an excellent professional who understands the customer´s needs very well to offer solutions that add value. It has been a pleasure working with him! Flexible and agile!

    Innovation Manager
    Innovation Manager Belcorp

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