The world’s largest professional organization devoted to engineering and applied sciences ranked Theranos third in Medical Equipment/Instruments, on their annual listThe technology world’s most valuable patent portfolios.”

The Patent Power scorecard is derived by taking the size of an organization’s patent portfolio, as measured by the number of U.S. patents it has been granted. This figure is then weighted based on a number of other metrics that reflect the growth, impact, originality, and generality of the organization’s patent.