PeopleJonathan B. Fitzgerald, Ph.D.
Jonathan B. Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

Jonathan B. Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

PeopleJonathan B. Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

  • University of Kansas School of Law (J.D., 2016)
    • CALI Awards: Patent Practice, Higher Education and the Law
  • University of Kansas Medical Center (Ph.D., Molecular and Integrative Physiology, 2013)
    • Dissertation: "Novel Direct Targets and Functional Roles for MicroRNA-21 in Granulosa Cells and Human Uterine Leiomyomas"
  • Emory University/Candler School of Theology (M.T.S., 2005)
  • Southern Nazarene University (B.S./B.A., Biology/Chemistry and English, magna cum laude, 2003)

  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association

  • "Maximizing Patent Term on Drug Patents By Avoiding Applicant Delays," Co-Author, Life Science Leader (May 1, 2019)
  • "Approaching Antibody Patents After Amgen V. Sanofi," Co-Author, Law360 (January 30, 2019)
  • "Time after Time," Co-Author, Intellectual Property Magazine (September 25, 2018)
  • "Non-coding RNA in ovarian development and function," Book Chapter Co-Author, Non-coding and the Reproductive System (2016)
  • "Roles of microRNA-21 and programmed cell death 4 in the pathogenesis of human uterine leiomyomas," Co-Author, Fertility and Sterility, 98:726-34 (2012)
  • "Molecular Pathogenesis of Achromatopsia in the Cone Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Channel CNGA3 Subunit," Book Chapter Co-Author, Adv Exp Med Biol., 64:245-53 (2010)
  • "The disease-causing mutations in the carboxyl terminus of the cone-cyclic nucleotide-gated channel CNGA3 subunit alter the local secondary structure and interfere with the channel active conformational change," Co-Author, Biochemistry, 49(8):1628-39 (2010)
  • "Ocular delivery of compacted DNA-nanoparticles does not elicit toxicity in the mouse retina," Co-Author, PLoS One, 4(10):e7410 (2009)
  • "Functional Expression of Cone Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Channel in Cone Photoreceptor Derived 661W cells," Book Chapter Co-Author, Adv Exp Med Biol., 613:327-34 (2008)
  • "Functional activity of Photoreceptor Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated channels is dependent on the integrity of Membrane Lipid Rafts," Co-Author, Biochemistry, 47(12):3677-87 (2008)
  • "Native Cone Photoreceptor Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Channel is a heterotetrameric complex comprising CNGA3 and CNGB3: A study using cone-dominant retina of Nrl-/- Mice," Co-Author, J. Neurochem., 106(5):204-55 (2007)

  • The Phoenix Conservatory of Music
    • Board Member (2019-present)
  • Arts at Nativity
    • Advisory Council Member (2019-present)

  • Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP, Associate (2016-2017), Summer Associate (2015)
  • University of Kansas School of Law, Extern for University of Kansas Innovation and Collaboration (2015-2016)
  • Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch, LLP, Summer Associate (2014)
  • University of Kansas Medical Center, Research Associate (2013-2014)
  • Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center, Research Assistant (2005-2008)

  • Arizona
  • California
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of California