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Ranjit S. Ranbhor, PhD
Scientific Advisor

Dr. Ranjit S. Ranbhor is a Scientific Advisor with Pergament & Cepeda LLP. Dr. Ranbhor has over 15 years of extensive, diversified pharmaceutical industry experience in pharmaceutical technology, biologics, and Intellectual Property. He is a registered Indian Patent Agent. In India, Dr. Ranbhor prepared and filed numerous patent applications in the areas of pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. For a number of years, Dr. Ranbhor held positions of increasing responsibility with major Indian pharmaceutical companies, including Sun Pharma, Biocon, Aurigene, Cadilla, and Glenmark Pharma, overseeing outside counsel and managing collaboration with major brand and generic companies. Dr. Ranbhor's prior work experience in India included in-licensing/out-licensing (due diligence) IP support, patent dispute settlement, freedom-to-operate analysis, patent enforcement, competitive landscape analysis. Dr. Ranbhor has been a reviewer of distinctive, internationally recognized scientific journals and books in the field of pharmaceutical biotechnology.

Specialty Areas: In-depth scientific expertise in the area of pharmaceutical biotechnology with business knowledge; Technology evaluation and company profiling; In-licensing, out-licensing. Biosimilars, Novel Biologics. Patent Portfolio Management, Freedom to operate analysis, Scope of protection analysis.

Education: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Georgetown University (2007)
Ph.D. Biotechnology, IIT Bombay (2006)
MS. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, NIPER (2000)
Bachelor in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pune University (1998)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Patent Laws, NALSAR (2011)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, SMU (2010)
Certificate Course – Pharma Regulatory Affairs (2010)

Affiliations: Patent Agent - India
Society for Biological Chemists (Life Member)
Indian Peptide Society (Life Member)

Patents/Applications (as co-inventor):: 1: IN201721010840: Method for making KEX1 protease sensitive polypeptides using yeast strain
2: PCT/IB2018/051788: Method for making KEX1 protease sensitive polypeptides using yeast strain



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