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ALICE JEFFERIES

Patent Technical Assistant
Life Sciences

Bristol

Alice is a trainee patent attorney working in the Life Sciences sector. She has industrial experience, which was gained at a drug delivery start-up, and more recently has experience working in collaborative academic research at the Francis Crick Institute.

Areas of Expertise

  • Immunotherapy
  • Metabolism
  • Stem cells
  • Antibodies

Background

Alice has a BSc in Biochemistry and a MSc in Immunology from Imperial College London. Her undergraduate research project focused on the use of potassium channel blockers as therapeutics for inflammatory diseases. During her Masters, Alice carried out a project investigating the impact of immunotherapy on the haematopoietic stem cell niche in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia.

She joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2021.