University of Minnesota
Office for Technology Commercialization

Office for Technology Commercialization homeOTC

About OTC

Karen Ohlfest, Intellectual Property Officer

Phone: 612.625.4907
Technology areas: Pharmaceutics, Biochemistry, Therapeutics, Drug Delivery


Karen joined OTC after practicing as a patent attorney for seven years at Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A. She previously conducted research for several years at the University of Wisconsin Laboratory of Cell & Molecular Biology and at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. Karen has a B.S. in Zoology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison; a Ph.D. in Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology and Genetics from the University of Minnesota; and a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Karen Ohlfest