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Dr. Lauren Schweizer

Patent Attorney

Bleichstraße 14
D-40211 Düsseldorf

Phone +49 211 90490-0
Fax +49 211 90490-49

Detailed profile

Dr. Lauren Schweizer is a patent attorney specialized in the areas of Biochemistry, Pharma and Life Sciences.

Dr. Schweizer received her B.Sc. in Neuroscience from Emory University (USA), her M.Sc. in Neurosciences from the Georg-August University of Göttingen (DE) under a Max-Planck-Institutes scholarship, and completed her studies by earning a Ph.D. from the International Graduate School of Neurosciences (Ruhr University Bochum, DE). 

During her Masters she was trained in the Neurogenetics and the Oncophysiology labs at the MPI of Experimental Medicine and worked in cooperation with the University Clinic Göttingen employing cross-translational molecular and electrophysiological techniques to better characterize Charcot-Marie Tooth Disease 1A in patients and transgenic animals.

During her doctoral studies, Dr. Schweizer conducted clinical studies to investigate genetic, molecular, and neurophysiological biomarkers of pain, and employed non-invasive magnetic and electrical stimulation techniques to alter pain perception.

Following her studies, Dr. Schweizer went on to train as a European and German patent (and trademark) attorney at COHAUSZ & FLORACK, completing her training in 2021 at the German Patent and Trademark Office and the German Federal Patent Court.

In June 2021 she re-joined the C&F Team as a patent attorney in the areas of (Bio)Chemistry, Life Sciences and Pharma.

Dr. Schweizer is an American and speaks English and German.