Milton Queensland 4064
Tel: +61 7 3011 9700
Fax: +61 7 3011 9701
Victor specialises in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications in all areas of biotechnology including immunology, cell therapies, stem cell technologies, antibody technologies, molecular biology, bioinformatics, genetically modified organisms, diagnostics and plant innovations. He is experienced in conducting patent oppositions including involvement in oppositions before the European Patent Office and has extensive knowledge in prosecuting patent applications in the United States, including participating in examiner interviews at the United States Patent & TrademarkOffice. Victor also provides advice on patentability, patent validity and infringement matters, and has extensive experience in providing advice on patent filing/drafting strategies and patent portfolio management as well as conducting inventorship determinations and IP audits.
Victor’s experience in the biotechnology and life science fields includes handling matters relating to vaccine compositions for treating or preventing pathogenic infections, cancers, allergies and autoimmune diseases, to the use of gene signatures for monitoring health function and for diagnosing the presence or risk of disease, to stem cell technologies for growing new tissues or for treating or preventing disorders including hematopoietic disorders, bone disorders and trauma, to genetically modified plants with improved agronomic traits, and to genetically modified animals as models of human disease and methods for their production.