Navigation Links
Codexis Names Vice President, Intellectual Property

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Codexis, Inc., today announced the appointment of Lynn Marcus-Wyner, Ph.D., as Vice President, Intellectual Property. She will be responsible for managing the company's intellectual property strategy, activities, and patent portfolio and will report to Douglas Sheehy, Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.

Dr. Marcus-Wyner joins Codexis from Danisco A/S, where as Senior Director, Intellectual Assets US, she managed the United States patent department of the Genencor division. Previously, she was in private intellectual property law practice representing clients, including Genencor International, Inc., and Novartis Corporation, and held a legal patent management position at Sandoz Agro Inc. Dr. Marcus-Wyner was also a Patent Attorney at Zeneca Inc. (formerly ICI Americas Inc). Dr. Marcus-Wyner has a J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and a Ph.D. in plant physiology from the University of California, Davis. Prior to law school, Dr. Marcus-Wyner was an Assistant Professor in the Plant and Soil Science Department at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

"Building and protecting our intellectual property portfolio is a key success factor for Codexis," Mr. Sheehy said. "Dr. Marcus-Wyner has broad experience counseling life science and bioindustrial companies on intellectual property law matters, and brings a proven track record in managing this important function in our industry," Mr. Sheehy said. "We are very pleased to add her to the Codexis legal team."

Codexis is a leading developer of proprietary biocatalysts that the company believes have the potential to revolutionize chemistry-based manufacturing processes across a variety of industries. The company has used its technology platform to enable biocatalyst-based commercial-scale drug manufacturing processes and delivered biocatalysts and drug products to some of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies. Codexis has a funded research collaboration in the biofuels market, and the company is pursuing funded collaborations in several other bioindustrial markets, including carbon management, water treatment and chemicals.
CONTACT: Lyn Christenson,,

650-421-8144, or Justin Jackson,,

Burns McClellan, 212-213-0006

SOURCE Codexis, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Codexis, Arch Announce Expanded Collaboration
2. Codexis, Inc. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering
3. Codexis Names David Anton VP Bioindustrials R&D
4. Codexis Launches Codex(TM) MicroCyp Platform to Produce Drug Metabolites and Novel Lead Compounds
5. Rothwell, Wolf Elected to Codexis Board
6. Codexis Opens Singapore Laboratory
7. Bruce Pasternack Elected to Codexis Board
8. Codexis Licenses New Drug Metabolite Profiling and Lead Diversification Technology From the California Institute of Technology
9. Codexis Appoints Singapore Laboratories Managing Director
10. Genstruct Names Louis Latino VP of Sales
11. Wyeth Names Daniel J. McIntyre Vice President, Corporate Communications
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/24/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 24, 2015 , ... The United ... recipient of the 2016 USGA Green Section Award. Presented annually since 1961, the USGA ... his or her work with turfgrass. , Clarke, of Iselin, N.J., is ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 24, 2015 , ... Copper is ... it is bound to proteins, copper is also toxic to cells. With a ... Polytechnic Institute (WPI) will conduct a systematic study of copper in the bacteria ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... 24, 2015 --> ... report "Oligonucleotide Synthesis Market by Product & Services (Primer, ... Diagnostic, DNA, RNAi), End-User (Research, Pharmaceutical & Biotech, Diagnostic ... the market is expected to reach USD 1,918.6 Million ... a CAGR of 10.1% during the forecast period. ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ALBANY, New York , November 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... According to a recent market research report released by ... is projected to expand at a CAGR of 17.5% ... titled "Non-invasive Prenatal Testing Market - Global Industry Analysis, ... 2022", estimates the global non-invasive prenatal testing market to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/4/2015)... York , November 4, 2015 ... a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Home ... Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2022", the global home ... US$ 30.3 bn by 2022. The market is estimated ... forecast period from 2015 to 2022. Rising security needs ...
(Date:10/29/2015)... JOLLA, Calif. , Oct. 29, 2015  The ... a new report titled, "DNA Synthesis and Biosecurity: Lessons ... well the Department of Health and Human Services guidance ... issued in 2010. --> ... but it also has the potential to pose unique ...
(Date:10/29/2015)... BOSTON , Oct. 29, 2015  Connected health ... phenomena driving the explosion of technology-enabled health and wellness, ... his new book, The Internet of Healthy ... apps, sensors or smartphones even existed, Dr. Kvedar, vice ... model of health care delivery, moving care from the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):