Patent Prosecution

Medical Technology and Pharmaceuticals

Quarles & Brady offers one of the premier Intellectual Property Groups in the country. Our attorneys represent a wide variety of businesses in virtually every industry, including biotechnology and health care organizations and related research and nonprofit institutions. Our clients include Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), Medical College of Wisconsin, Massachusetts General Hospital, Mayo Clinic, and Arizona Technology Enterprises.

Our patent prosecution experience in the health care industry includes the following technology areas:

  • drugs and therapeutic methods, such as chemotherapy methods and compositions
  • nanotechnology drug delivery platforms
  • injectable dosage forms/formulations
  • biocompatible polymers
  • biomaterials including biopolymers
  • medical implants and devices (shoulder, spinal, elbow, knee, hip, hand, and foot)
  • radiopharmaceutical processing
  • over-the-counter pregnancy tests
  • consumer products dispensing devices
  • biotechnological methods and products, such as vector delivery systems and peptide vaccines
  • consumer products packaging
  • stents
  • gynecological devices
  • nerve growth materials
  • tissue scaffolds
  • intervertebral disc repair