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Head of Search Department

Dr. Ruth Mikeska

Head of Search Department

Qualified Patent Information Professional


Ruth is a patent researcher at Maiwald in the areas of molecular biology, chemistry and pharmaceuticals. A major part of her work involves setting up and conducting prior art searches as well as freedom-to-operate, monitoring and legal status searches.

since 2003
Patent searcher at Maiwald
2002 - 2003
Research Assistant at the University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf

Qualified Patent Information Professional
1998 - 2002
Doctoral degree in the field of chemistry from the University of Hamburg
1993 - 1998
Studied biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Hamburg

  • State-of-the-art and freedom-to-operate searches

  • Scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

  • German
  • English
  • French