Google Patents covers the entire collection of granted patents and published patent applications from the USPTO, EPO, and WIPO. US patent documents date back to 1790, EPO and WIPO to 1978. Google Patents can be searched using patent number, inventor, classification, and filing date.

Alternative Prefixes
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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Google Patents should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
US4145692   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Google Patents should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 4 mappings to external registries for google.patent.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix
Cellosaurus Registry cellosaurus Patent logo miriam google.patent
Name-to-Thing Name-to-Thing logo n2t google.patent
Prefix Commons prefixcommons GOOGLE.PATENT

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE google.patent:US4145692 is used to demonstrate the provides available for google.patent. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
Google Patents google.patent
Bioregistry bioregistry miriam
Name-to-Thing n2t