BIOSAFE Defenses has executed a license agreement that provides exclusive rights to 17 patents. These patents are the result of millions of dollars of funding and years of research at the University of New Mexico, the University of Florida, and the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research Development and Engineering Center. Many of these patents disclose the invention and/or discovery of new antimicrobials, while others specifically describe method by which these compounds may be used to treat various surfaces, including plastics, glass, and textiles. While bacterial testing is a common theme among this research, several patents make claims against pathogenic fungi and even viruses.

BIOSAFE Defenses is proud to have a patent portfolio that is both diverse and up-to-date, with 15 patents issued in the past five years.