Rose Hughes

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About me

Industry Law
Occupation European Patent Attorney
Location Cambridge, United Kingdom
Introduction Rose works in the Cambridge (UK) office of the leading IP firm Reddie & Grose as a European Patent Attorney. Rose specialises in biotechnology and pharmaceutical patent work, including medical devices, microfluidics, transgenic organisms, diagnostics, stem cells and bioengineering. Rose handles patent work in many jurisdictions, including prosecution of international (PCT), European, US, Japanese and Chinese patent applications. Rose also has significant patent drafting experience. Rose acts for a wide range of clients including academic institutions and multinational companies. Rose is a regular contributor to the leading intellectual property blog IPKat. Rose’s background includes biotechnology, chemistry and immunology. She completed a BA in Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge and has a PhD in Infectious disease from University College London (UCL). Rose’s PhD focussed on HIV infection of innate immune cells, through which she gained extensive experience of RNAi, bacterial cloning and molecular biology.