Genomatica has developed a substantial collection of intellectual property. As of October 31, 2013, we owned or had licensed rights to 71 issued patents and 450 pending patent applications in the United States and in various foreign jurisdictions, in addition to our trade secrets and other intellectual property rights. Our intellectual property currently targets processes to produce over 20 intermediate and basic chemicals, including our first target chemical, BDO, our second target, butadiene, and our third set of targets, for nylon intermediates.

Genomatica has significant intellectual property related to intermediate and basic chemicals.