Dr. Vivian Wang

Position:Senior Patent Attorney
Vivian Wang

IP Qualifications

Registered Chinese Patent Attorney

Academic Qualifications

Qualification Institution Year of Completion
Doctor of Nature Science, BotanyInstitute of Botany, the Chinese Academy of Sciences2010
Bachelor of AgricultureLaiyang Agricultural College2004

Selected Publications – Industry/IP Specific

Chen XQ, Wang JX et al. (2008) “Development of microsatellite markers for the bracken fern, Pteridium aquilinum”, Molecular Ecology Resources, 8: 1491-1493
Wang JX et al. (2009), “Isolation and characterization of fourteen microsatellites from a tree peony (Paeonia suffruticosa)”, Conserv Genet, 10: 1029-1031
Zhang JM, Wang JX et al. (2009) “DNA barcoding: species delimitation in tree peonies”, Science in China, 52: 568-578
Liu Y, Wang JX et al. (2011) “The rps4 locus as an alternative marker for barcoding bryophytes:evaluation based on data mining from GenBank”, Biodiversity Science, 19: 311-318
Experience and Technical Background

Experienced in the following areas of patent practice:

  • Patent Drafting
  • Patent Reexamination and Invalidation
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Patentability Advice

Primary patent practice areas by technology:

  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Plants & Agriculture
  • Biochemistry

Research/industry background:

A. General technical areas:

  • Biology
  • Plant Physiology
  • Genetics
  • Horticulture

B. Honours research:

  • Participated in the development and isolation of microsatellite loci for lotus.
  • Investigated the relationship between a variety of wild peony populations and traditional cultivars.

C. PhD research:

  • Evolution and Phylogeny of Peony Species
  • Development and Screening of Molecular Biomarkers for DNA Barcoding

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