Dr. Ying Zhao's practice focuses on intellectual property matters, including counseling clients with respect to technology licensing and commercial transactions and patent procurement in various countries and jurisdictions.
Ying leverages her background in genetics and biomedical engineering, and her graduate research focused on the mechanisms of emergence of gene copy-number variations and DNA damage repair. She also has research experience in biomedical engineering, including methods for efficient gene synthesis, computational protein design, and tissue engineering.
- Northwestern University (J.D. cum laude 2019; Executive Editor, Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property); Duke University (Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology 2016; M.S. in Biomedical Engineering 2016); Tsinghua University (B.S. in Biological Sciences 2010)