A candidate patent attorney with a background in genetics and cell biology.
Devina Chetty is a candidate attorney in the patent department. She is focused on freedom-to-operate and patentability investigations, patent drafting and prosecution, as well as transactional IP.
Devina completed a Bachelor of Science degree with majors in Genetics and Cell Biology (summa cum laude) followed by an Honours degree in Genetics at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (summa cum laude). She later completed a Master of Science in Human Genetics and is currently studying towards a Bachelor of Laws through the University of South Africa. She has particular interest in innovations in the biotechnology and human genetics field.
Researchers are known to be analytical individuals, driven by passion for their fields of study, and happy to tirelessly slave over their Western blots, culture flasks and Python scripts day in and day out in the name of science.