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Kimberly Maize, Ph.D.

Technology Specialist

Minneapolis, MN
612-638-5707
maize@fr.com
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Background

Kimberly Maize is a Technology Specialist in the Twin Cities office of Fish & Richardson. Her practice focuses on patent prosecution in chemical, biochemical, and pharmaceutical areas. Prior to joining Fish, Dr. Maize was a postdoctoral associate in the Department of Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Minnesota.

Education

M.S., University of Minnesota Law School 2017
Patent Law


Ph.D., University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy 2016
Medicinal Chemistry


B.A., Amherst College 2011
Chemistry
cum laude

Admissions

  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 2017

Other Distinctions

Selected Publications and Presentations

  • Shah, R.*; Maize, K. M.*; Zhou, X.; Finzel, B. C.; Wagner, C. R. Caught Before Released: Structural Mapping of the Reaction Trajectory for the Sofosbuvir Activating Enzyme, Human Histidine Triad Nucleotide Binding Protein 1 (hHint1). Biochemistry 2017, 56 (28) 3559-3570. *Co-first author
  • Liu, F.; Dawadi, S.; Maize, K. M.; Dai, R.; Park, S. W.; Schnappinger, D.; Finzel, B. C.; Aldrich, C. C. Structure-Based Optimization of Pyridoxal 5’-Phosphate-Dependent Transaminase Enzyme (BioA) Inhibitors That Target Biotin Biosynthesis in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 2017, 60 (13) 5507-5520.
  • Eiden, C. G.; Maize, K. M.; Finzel, B. C.; Lipscomb, J. D.; Aldrich, C. C. Rational Optimization of Mechanism-Based Inhibitors through Determination of the Microscopic Rate Constants of Inactivation. Journal of the American Chemical Society 2017, 139 (21), 7132-7135.
  • Maize, K.; Shah, R.; Strom, A.; Wagner, C.; Finzel, B. Understanding hHint-1 Mediated Prodrug Activation. 66th Annual Meeting of the American Crystallographic Association. Denver, CO. July 22-26, 2016.
  • Maize, K.; Shah, R.; Strom, A.; Finzel, B.; Wagner, C. Building the Next Sofosbuvir: Structural Insights into hHint1-Catalyzed Nucleoside Phosphoramidate Activation. XXII International Roundtable on Nucleosides, Nucleotides, and Nucleic Acids. Paris, France. July 18-22, 2016
  • Maize, K. M.; Kurbanov, E. K.; Johnson, R. L.; Amin, E. A.; Finzel, B. C. Ligand-Induced Expansion of the S1′ Site in the Anthrax Toxin Lethal Factor. FEBS Letters 2015, 589 (24PartB), 3836–3841.
  • Maize, K. M.*; Kurbanov, E. K.*; De La Mora-Rey, T.; Geders, T. W.; Hwang, D.-J.; Walters, M. A.; Johnson, R. L.; Amin, E. A.; Finzel, B. C. Anthrax Toxin Lethal Factor Domain 3 Is Highly Mobile and Responsive to Ligand Binding. Acta Crystallog. D Biol. Crystallogr. 2014, 70, 2813–2822. *Co-first author
  • Maize, K.; Zhang, X.; Amin, E. Statistical Analysis, Optimization, and Prioritization of Virtual Screening Parameters for Zinc Enzymes Including the Anthrax Toxin Lethal Factor. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 2014, 14, 2105–2114.
  • Maize, K. M.; Wagner, C. R.; Finzel, B. C. Structural characterization of human histidine triad nucleotide-binding protein 2, a member of the histidine triad superfamily. FEBS J 2013, 280, 3389–3398.

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