Once again, the University of Rochester has been ranked in the top 100 universities worldwide for the number of issued patents. In 2015, Rochester placed 41st in the world, with 48 issued U.S. patents. Duke University also had 48 patents and shares the 41st position with Rochester. This ranking is an increase from 2014 when Rochester placed 48th. See http://bit.ly/29vl4w5 for the complete list.