Release Notes

Release 5.2.0

Release 5.2.0

In the past few weeks, we’ve made significant changes to the Analysis View and Collections Management User Interface. We’ve improved...  Read More

Release 5.1.0

Release 5.1.0

In addition to the 200 global institutions featured in the In4M Ranking System, the Lens releases the QUT In4M Australia...  Read More

Release 5.0.0

Release 5.0.0

The Lens now includes millions of scholarly research articles, ingested and linked to patents. Using this infrastructure, we’ve developed two...  Read More

Release 4.5.0

Release 4.5.0

This month we have made a big push to improve our language support. Our translators have been hard at work...  Read More

Release 4.4.0

Release 4.4.0

The last month has seen a variety of minor improvements and fixes released for the Lens, while we work at...  Read More

Release 4.3.3

Release 4.3.3

The last month has seen a variety of minor improvements and fixes released for the Lens, while we work at...  Read More

Release 4.2.1

Release 4.2.1

Highlight: New Look and Feel Improvements include: Brighter cleaner look and feel Improved UI response to screen size Consistent look...  Read More

Release 0.10.1

Release 0.10.1

Highlight: Integration with LinkedIn® and ORCID® and Recording of Inventorship In this release we've added some exciting and innovative features...  Read More

Release 0.10.0

Release 0.10.0

Highlight: Upgraded PatSeq Finder We have released a newly upgraded version of the PatSeq Finder sequence search tool. This version provides...  Read More

Release 0.9.8

Release 0.9.8

Highlight: Lens ID New identifiers called Lens ID(s) have been introduced as the canonical form of accessing Lens patent records....  Read More

Release 0.9.7

Release 0.9.7

Highlight: PatSeq Bulk Download The entire PatSeq patent sequence data collection is available for download in FASTA format. We are sharing the...  Read More

Release 0.9.6

Release 0.9.6

Highlight: Enhanced Export Service This release adds several great improvements to our recently released export service: It is now possible...  Read More

Release 0.9.5

Release 0.9.5

Highlight: Results/Collection Export It is now possible to export the metadata of up to 1,000 search results or collection items....  Read More

Release 0.9.4

Release 0.9.4

Highlight: PatSeq Data Coverage Extended In this release, we have increased the data coverage of our patent sequence collection by over...  Read More

Release 0.9.3

Release 0.9.3

Highlight: PatSeq Analyzer The PatSeq genome browser is now available as a stand-alone tool and includes a large set of...  Read More

Release 0.9.2

Release 0.9.2

Highlight: Now Serving CrossRef DOI Data We have made some major improvements to the way the lens handles scientific literature...  Read More

Release 0.9.1

Release 0.9.1

Highlight: PatSeq Genomes We have added the mouse genome to PatSeq Explorer and Analyzer and updated the human mapping with the latest PatSeq sequences....  Read More

Release 0.9

Release 0.9

Citations Non Patent Literature (NPL) Citation Search: As mentioned in Release 0.8.0 , we have been working with NCBI  and...  Read More

Release 0.8.1

Release 0.8.1

Highlight: Classifications Search It is now possible to search for US or IPC classification codes from the advanced search page Other...  Read More

Release 0.8.0

Release 0.8.0

Highlight: Responsive Design  You can now enjoy a compelling and consistent user experience on range of devices, from smart phones...  Read More

Release 0.7.6

Release 0.7.6

Highlight: Australian Data Enriched We now serve additional information (provided by IP Australia) on over a million Australian documents. The extra...  Read More

Release 0.7.5

Release 0.7.5

Highlight: Lucene 4 Indexing We have completed a major upgrade of our search engine technology from Lucene version 3 to...  Read More

Release 0.7.4

Release 0.7.4

Highlight: Family Fallback When viewing a patent where the full document isn’t yet available to us from the patent office,...  Read More

Release 0.7.3

Release 0.7.3

Highlight: Embeddable Search Widget Now Available It is now possible to integrate a Lens search widget directly into your site...  Read More

Release 0.7.2

Release 0.7.2

Highlight: Asynchronous Data Loading Search pages now load and display the front page of results immediately instead of waiting for...  Read More