Xinming Zhang, Ph.D. focuses his practice on patent preparation and prosecution, freedom-to-operate analyses, and IP due diligence for clients in the life sciences and biotechnology fields. Xinming has a strong research background in cell biology and biophysics. As a graduate student at Yale University, he studied protein-protein interaction with a focus on elucidating conformational change of dynamic protein complexes using laser-based technologies. Xinming has authored several peer-reviewed scientific articles. He is fluent in English and Mandarin.