Jayshree Aiyar Gerken , Scientific Advisor
Intellectual Property LitigationLife SciencesPatents , Trademarks , LicensingJayshree Aiyar Gerken joined the firm in 1998 as a Patent Professional with the Patent Group
EXPERIENCEDr. Gerken's extensive research experience as a nucleic acid biochemist and molecular biologist has emphasized molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis and anti-tumor activity , identifying and characterizing differentially expressed genes in cancer , and cloning , expression , and exploration of gene products as potential therapeutic targets.
Most recently , Dr. Gerken's research with Genomics involved the study of prostate and lung cancers.She
has participated in several IND filings with the FDA
, serving as principal investigator.
...Dr. Gerken has served since 1997 as a member of the Editorial Board of Mutations Research
EDUCATIONSt. Xavier's College
; Bombay , India ( B.S. , Chemistry , 1982 ) ; Indian Institute of Technology
; Bombay , India ( M.S. , Chemistry , 1984 ) ; Dartmouth College
( Ph.D. , Biochemistry , 1990 ) ; Yale University
( P.A. , Chemistry , 1993 ) ; California Western School of Law
( J.D. , expected 2002 ).