Rospatent has recently announced its plans to create a special unified register on patented pharmaceutical products. This special register is to be created with the Healthcare Ministry of Russia. The register should contain data on patented inventions used in reference medicinal products related to the active ingredient, document numbers of relevant patents, information on the validity periods and furthermore information on the patent owners. The data should be made available in the register upon request of the patent holder and after verification by Rospatent. For more information, please access the complete article here.