TECHNOLOGIC PROSPECTION: SESQUITERPENE AND ANTICONVULSANT ACTIVITY
The present study aimed to perform a technologic prospection of anticonvulsant activity of sesquiterpenes with patent search on national and international databases. This way, the research was performed through patent search on INPI, WIPO, EPO and USPTO databases. The terms sesquiterpeno or sesquiterpene, anticonvulsivant or anticonvulsant, sesquiterpeno and anticonvulsivante and, sesquiterpene AND anticonvulsant were used as keywords, considered valid those which presented the terms described in the research fields: title and abstract. In the analyzed results it was noticed a few number of patents related to the keywords. The most abundant international classification in this study was A61K. The United States is the biggest holder of patents related to sesquiterpene and anticonvulsant activity.
PaperID: p 138-146
Author's Name: Rusbene Bruno Fonseca de Carvalho, Antonia Amanda Cardoso de Almeida, Mayara Ladeira Coelho, Rivelilson Mendes de Freitas and Lívio César Cunha Nunes