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  • Education
    • Ph.D, University of Michigan, 1984, Pharmacology
    • B.S., University of Minnesota, 1978, Psychology
  • Bar Jurisdictions
    • Admitted to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2005

Shirley Bissen has a strong passion for the sciences. She has a sound understanding of client needs from her many years of academic experience teaching molecular biology and conducting research in developmental biology. As a registered patent agent, she uses this knowledge and understanding to prepare and prosecute patents, conduct searches, and assist in the preparation of patentability, clearance, validity, and other opinions in these areas.

Shirley's Areas of Focus include:

  • Biotechnology
  • Gene Editing Therapeutics
  • Gene-Based Medicines
  • Immunotherapeutics
  • Biotherapeutics
  • Medical Diagnostics
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Chemistry