Jasmine Whyte is a Technology Specialist with Fish & Richardson in the New York office. Her practice focuses on patent prosecution in the Life sciences, including biochemistry, molecular biology, cancer biology and immunology. Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Whyte earned her PhD in Biology from Dr. Robert Weinberg’s lab at M.I.T., where she investigated the role of inflammation in the awakening of dormant disseminated cancer cells.
Dr. Whyte has experience working in both the pharmaceutical research industry as well as in Academia. As part of her undergraduate degree at King’s College of London (U.K.), Dr. Whyte was an industrial placement student at Pfizer in Sandwich,U.K., where she worked in a multi-disciplinary group on high-throughput assay development. In 2015, Dr. Whyte participated in the MIT Externship program and was an intern in the Boston office.