Dr. Priya is a registered patent agent at the Indian Patent Office and has over nine years of experience in handling intellectual property matters, with an emphasis on life science and chemical science technologies. She has extensive experience in managing the patent life cycle and is well-versed in prosecution of applications at IPO for domestic and International clients. She has handled litigation, prosecution and drafting of patent applications for a wide range of domains including food technology, nutraceuticals, molecular biology, recombinant technology, genetic transformation, microbiology, plant biotechnology, agro- biotechnology, immunology, diagnostics, and nanotechnology, to name a few. Prior to joining Khurana & Khurana, Dr. Priya was associated with other IP firms and also had a brief stint as an independent practitioner assisting inventors protect their intellectual property and transform into assets of economic value. Dr. Priya earned her Ph.D in Life Sciences with a research focus on Microbial Enzymes from the University of Madras and a PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Law from NLSIU, Bangalore.