Robin L. Brese, Ph.D.

Dr. Robin Brese is a technical specialist in the firm's intellectual property group. She focuses her work on the biotechnology and life sciences industries. Robin earned a Ph.D. in Immunology and Virology from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and has experience in the areas of immunology, virology, genetics, and molecular biology.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Society for Microbiology
  • Association for Women in Science
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Boston Patent Law Association
  • Women's Bar Association


  • Brese RL, Gonzalez-Perez MP, Koch M, O’Connell O, Luzuriaga K, Somasundaran M, Clapham PR, Dollar JJ, Nolan DJ, Rose R, Lamers SL (2018). Ultradeep single-molecule real-time sequencing of HIV envelope reveals complete compartmentalization of highly macrophage-tropic R5 proviral variants in brain and CXCR4-using variants in immune and peripheral tissues. Journal of NeuroVirology. 24(4):439-453.
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University of Massachusetts Medical School, Ph.D. Immunology and Virology, 2016

University of New Hampshire, M.S. Plant Biology, 2006

Wheaton College, B.A. Environmental Science, Hispanic Studies, 2003