Sanovel, through its achievements in introducing new innovations and building a dynamic workplace culture, sets an example for the Turkish Pharmaceutical Industry to become highly successful.
Being the first in many areas
Sanovel is the first firm to be granted a US Patent in the area of pharmaceutical formulation.Sanovel is the only “Pharmaceutical Firm” to receive the first place among all companies and sectors in Turkey in the Intellectual Property Competence award given by the Ministry of Industry.
No. 1 in the field of Intellectual Property Competence in Turkey
The Ministry of Industry chose Sanovel as the number one in the field of intellectual property competence amongst all R&D centres, across sectors and amongst all firms in general. *The evaluation by the Ministry took into account the number of patent applications, the rate of actual patents granted and the commercialisation of discoveries.
The highest number of discoveries and the most applications for a patent
For many years, Sanovel has been the company within the Pharmaceutical sector in Turkey with the highest number of patent applications.Sanovel was selected as the first in the category of "The Pharmaceutical Company with the Most Patent Applications" within the scope of the R&D Awards at the 8th International Pharmaceutical Chemistry Congress held in 2020 and the 9th International Pharmaceutical Chemistry Congress held in 2021.According to the data of the Turkish Patent Report 2022, in the list where all years and all sectors are consolidated;
According to the number of European Patent applications; 3rd place
According to the number of European Patents registered; 4th place
It ranks 4th according to the number of patent applications in the International Patent Application System (PCT).
When all these lists are evaluated as the pharmaceutical industry, Sanovel 1st.
"Top 25 Companies with the Most Patent Applications" list published annually by the European Patent Office based on the entire pharmaceutical sector worldwide;
24th in 2021
15th in 2020
25th in 2017
24th in 2013
14th in 2011
Sanovel is the "Only Turkish Pharmaceutical Company" on these lists!
According to the World Intellectual Property Organization;
According to the data for 2021, Sanovel Pharmaceuticals ranks fourth in Turkey and first in the pharmaceutical sector in International Patent applications (PCT), and according to the data for 2020, Sanovel Pharmaceuticals ranks sixth in Turkey and first in the pharmaceutical sector in International Patent applications (PCT).
According to 2019 data, Sanovel Pharmaceuticals ranks second in Turkey in International Patent applications (PCT) and first in the pharmaceutical industry.
On the list of companies with the most patent applications within the scope of the "Patent League" awards organized by the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office;In 2015 - 1st in its sector, 9th in the general ranking. In 2014 - 1st in the sector, 8th in the general ranking. In 2013 - 1st in the sector, 5th in the general ranking.
The Turkish Patent and Trademark Institution gave the Patent League awards for the last time in 2015, and this award was not published in the following dates
The No. 1 R&D Centre
Sanovel R&D was selected by the Industry Ministry as the number one R&D centre in the pharmaceuticals sector for the year 2016.
An FDA-Approved Production Facility
Sanovel Pharmaceutical was granted approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which is considered the world's largest health authority, after an audit undertaken in September 2018. Following this great success, important steps were taken to permit the export of pharmaceuticals to the United States.