Mikael Herlevsen, Discovery

Mikael Herlevsen: Intellectual Property & Business Development

Mikael Herlevsen manages Gencia’s growing patent portfolio and supports business development activities. Prior to joining Gencia he held a Licensing Associate position at the University of Virginia Patent Foundation, where he advised University of Virginia faculty members on matters of inventions, patents and licenses, and negotiated over twenty license agreements between industry and the university. He held a faculty research position at the University of Virginia Department of Urology, where he studied mechanisms of cancer drug resistance.  Mikael earned his PhD from Karlsruhe University, Germany, and a Masters (MS) degree in Biology from Lund University, Sweden. He is also a registered Patent Agent.