Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Parithosh K. Tungaturthi, PhD, Patent Agent, Intellectual Property Department, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Parithosh K. Tungaturthi is a patent agent in the Intellectual Property Department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s Washington, D.C. office. Dr. Tungaturthi’s practice focuses on the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and his expertise lies in the areas of patent portfolio creation and management, IP strategy development, patent landscape analysis, product lifecycle management, due diligence, opinion work, including drafting novelty, freedom-to-operate, and invalidity opinions. Dr. Tungaturthi’s practice also includes active involvement in Paragraph IV litigation strategies, Hatch-Waxman litigation, and FDA Regulatory and Compliance matters.
Dr. Tungaturthi has significant expertise in a broad range of disciplines including pharmaceuticals, active pharmaceutical ingredients, formulations, drug delivery, organic and inorganic chemistry, molecular biology, antibody engineering and therapeutics, cancer immunology, molecular diagnostics, genetic engineering, stem cell technology, vaccines, medical devices, plant breeding and plant biotechnology. He also has experience in nanotechnology, polymer chemistry, biomaterial, and biofuels.
Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Tungaturthi served as a Patent Examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Dr. Tungaturthi earned his J.D. from The University of Baltimore School of Law. He received his Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Immunology from Thomas Jefferson University and is a graduate of Louisiana State University, where he received his B.S. in Microbiology and conducted research in Organic Chemistry. Dr. Tungaturthi’s undergraduate and graduate research studies have been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals.