Dr. Ara assists the firm in the field of biotechnology and medical patents. She holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the Aligarh Muslim University in India.
Jahan is a patent agent registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. She has performed postdoctoral research at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and at the Department of Pharmacology of MCP Hahnemann University. She gained experience in intellectual property licensing working part-time at the University of Pennsylvania Center for Technology Transfer.
Her published research includes role of oxygen free-radicals in Parkinson’s disease, the development of ELISA assays for the detection of sulfamethazine in milk and studies in autoimmunity, including the antigenicity of free-radical-modified DNA.