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Admissions

  • State of Connecticut, 2012
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2006

Education

University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2012

The Ohio State University, Ph.D., Chemistry, 2000

St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia, B.S., Chemistry, with honors, 1993

Languages

  • Russian
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Dmitry Zuev, Ph.D.

Associate
Hartford
860.286.2929
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Dmitry Zuev supports large and small clients in the development of their patent portfolios. Dmitry has drafted and prosecuted patents and prepared opinions in the areas of chemistry, crystallography, chemical processes, metallurgy, nanotechnology, polymer and material science, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology. Dmitry also has experience in trademark clearing, searching and registration. Prior to joining the firm, Dmitry worked as a senior research investigator at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company. His work involved design and synthesis of drug candidates for various therapeutic targets. Dmitry is an inventor of several patents and has co-authored numerous technical articles in top-tier publications, including Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, Organic Letters, and Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis. He has presented his research results at national and international chemistry meetings, and served as a Chair of the Poster Session at the Medicinal Chemistry Gordon Research Conference.

Experience Highlights

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2012-present

Patent Agent, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2012

Senior Research Investigator, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, 2000-2012

Graduate Teaching Assistant, The Ohio State University, 1995-2000

Research Scientist, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1991-1995

Publications

Zuev, D. "Providing Inequitable Conduct under Therasense Standard - Analysis of Federal Circuit's Decision in American Calcar, Inc. v. American Honda Motor Co." Oral presentation. 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar, May 12, 2015, New York, NY.

Zuev, D.; Mattson, R. J.; Huang, H.; Mattson, G. K.; Zueva, L.; Nielsen, J. M.; Kozlowski, E. S.; Huang, S.; Wu, D.; Gao, Q.; Lodge, N. J.; Bronson, J. J.; Macor, J. E. “Potential CRF1R PET Imaging Agents: N-fluoroalkyl-8-(6-methoxy-2-methylpyridin-3-yl)-2,7-dimethyl-N-alkylpyrazolo [1,5-a][1,3,5] triazin-4-amines” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2011, 21, 2484

Zuev, D.; Vrudhula, V. M.; Michne, J. A.; Dasgupta, B.; Pin, S. S.; Huang, S.; Wu, D.; Gao, Q.; Zhang, J.; Taber, M. T.; Macor, J. E.; Dubowchik, G. M. “Discovery of 6-Chloro-2-trifluoromethyl-7-aryl-7H-imidazo[1,2-a]imidazol-3-ylmethylamines, a Novel Class of Corticotropin Releasing Factor Receptor Type 1 (CRF1R) Antagonists” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2010, 20, 3669

Zuev, D. “Phenyllithium” An update article for the Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Paquette, L. A., Ed. Wiley, NY, 2007

Zuev, D. “2-Lithiopyridine” An update article for the Electronic Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Paquette, L. A., Ed. Wiley, NY, 2007

Zuev, D.; Michne, J. A.; Huang, H.; Beno, B. R.; Wu, D.; Gao, Q.; Torrente, J. R.; Xu, C.; Conway, C. M.; Macor, J. E.; Dubowchik, G. M. “Stereoselective Synthesis of New Conformationally Restricted Analogues of a Potent CGRP Receptor Antagonist” Org. Lett. 2005, 7, 2465

Zuev, D.; Michne, J. A.; Pin, S. S.; Zhang, J.; Taber, M. T.; Dubowchik, G. M. “Optimization of CRF1R Binding Affinity of 2-(2,4,6-Trichlorophenyl)-4-trifluoromethyl-5-aminomethylthiazoles Through Rapid and Selective Parallel Synthesis” Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 2005, 15, 431

Razin, V. V.; Ulin, N. V.; Raev, V. A.; Zadonskaya, N. Y.; Zuev, D. S. “Synthesis and Dehydrobromination of 3-Bromomethyl- and 3-Bromo-3-methoxymethylcyclobutane-1-carbonitriles and Methyl 3-Bromomethyl- and 3-Bromo-3-methoxymethylcyclobutane-1-carboxylates” Russ. J. Org. Chem. 2003, 39, 51

Zuev, D.; Paquette, L.A. “A Modular Approach to Marine Macrolide Construction. 3. Enantioselective Synthesis of the C1-C28 Sector of Spongistatin 1 (Altohyrtin A)” Org. Lett. 2000, 2, 679

Zuev, D.; Paquette, L.A. “First Examples of the Interrupted Nazarov Reaction” ChemTracts - Organic Chemistry 1999, 12, 1019

Patents:

Marcin, L. R.; Good, A. C.; Wu, Y.-J.; Zuev, D. S.; Olson, R. E.; Wang, N. “Diaminopropane Derived Macrocycles as Inhibitors of Beta Amyloid Production” U.S. Patent No. 7,772,221.

Vrudhula, V. M.; Zuev, D. S.; Dasgupta, B. “Imidazolyl Derivatives as Corticotropin Releasing Factor Inhibitors” U.S. Patent No. 7,211,669.

Dubowchik, G. M.; Vrudhula, V. M.; Zuev, D. S.; Dasgupta, B.; Macor, J. E. “Imidazolyl Derivatives as Corticotropin Releasing Factor Inhibitors” U.S. Patent No. 6,888,004.

Dubowchik, G. M.; Zuev, D. S. “Substituted Azole Derivatives as Inhibitors of Corticotropin Releasing Factor” U.S. Patent No. 6,515,005.

Presentations:

Zuev, Dmitry “Proving Inequitable Conduct under Therasense Standard – Analysis of Federal Circuit’s Decision in American Calcar, Inc. v. American Honda Motor Co.” Oral Presentation. 31st Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar, May 12, 2015, New York, NY

Zuev, Dmitry “Lead Compound Theory in Obviousness Inquiry: an Unsurmountable Obstacle for a Patent Challenger?” Oral Presentation. 248th American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 10-14, 2014, San Francisco, CA

Zuev, Dmitry “Fixing Application Filing Errors: When Can a Defective Patent Be Reissued?” Oral Presentation. 248th American Chemical Society National Meeting, August 10-14, 2014, San Francisco, CA

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Professional Affiliations

The American Chemical Society

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Association of University Technology Managers

Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)