Vinay C. Trivedi-Parmar, Ph.D.
Dr. Vinay Trivedi-Parmar is a technical specialist on the firm’s Intellectual Property team, focusing his work efforts on the pharmaceutical industry. Trained as a medicinal chemist, Dr. Trivedi-Parmar has research experience spanning the various stages of the drug discovery process, including organic synthesis, lead optimization, and biological assaying.
Prior to joining the firm, Dr. Trivedi-Parmar worked as a graduate research assistant at Yale University. While there, he designed and synthesized libraries of small molecule inhibitors of the cytokine MIF, a protein associated with inflammatory disease and cancer severity.
- Skidmore College, Charlotte W. Fahey Prize, 2012
- National Science Foundation REU Fellowship, 2011
- American Chemical Society, 2018 - Present
- Phi Beta Kappa, 2012
Trivedi-Parmar, V.; Jorgensen W. L. “Advances and Insights for Small Molecule Inhibition of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor.” J. Med. Chem. 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.8b00589
Trivedi-Parmar, V.; Robertson, M. J.; Cisneros, J. A.; Krimmer, S. G.; Jorgensen, W. L. “Optimization of Pyrazoles as Phenol Surrogates to Yield Potent Inhibitors of Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor.” ChemMedChem 2018, 13, 1092–1097.