On 29th and 30th October 2015 a workshop “Patenting biotechnological inventions” will be held at Rīga Stradiņš University. The workshop is organised within the framework of the project BALTINFECT.

The purpose of this workshop is to consider the issues related to the general patentability criteria and inventions` patentability in medicine and biotechnology.

The detailed agenda is available here.

The workshop will be led by Dr. Henrik Knudsen, Patent examiner at European Patent Office’s Joint Cluster Biotechnology. His working interests are nucleic acid based analysis, in particular personalised medicine during the last years. 

Workshop places are limited, so please register here till 27th October 2015.

Please do not hesitate to contact RSU Technology Transfer Office if you have any further questions: E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Phone +371 67409087.