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Zeev Shmelzer

Ph.D. Patent Attorney
  • Industries: Biology, biochemistry, virology, bacteriology, immunology, chemistry & pharmacology, signal transduction, biotechnology, medicine and medical devices, mechanical inventions
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  • E-mail : zeev@benami.com
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Field of Expertise

Zeev joined Ben-Ami & Associates at the end of 2012 after gaining more than 7 years of experience as a patent attorney. He focuses mainly in preliminary searches, drafting new patent applications and ongoing treatment of patent applications in Israel and abroad. Zeev is active in all fields of life science, chemistry and medical devices, including molecular biology, virology, bacteriology, immunology, biochemistry, signal transduction, pharmacology, pharmaceutical compositions, peptides, biotechnology and diagnostics. Zeev also prepares reports on patentability and freedom to operate (FTO). Zeev's professional experience in research and in the IP field helps him both in understanding the inventor's needs and when dealing with examiners during the examination of patent applications in Israel and abroad.

Education

B.Sc. (cum laude) in Medical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of health, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

M.Sc. (cum laude) in Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

Ph.D. in Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva ,Israel.

Memberships

Israeli Patent Attorneys Association, AIPPI

Professional Background

Upon receiving his Ph.D. degree, Zeev started his internship in intellectual property in the fields of life science, chemistry and medical devices. On 2009 Zeev was authorized as a patent attorney, and in 2012 he joined Ben-Ami & associates.