Professor Larry Gold named 2017 National Academy of Inventors Fellow
Congratulations to Professor Larry Gold who has been named as a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Professor Gold was honoured for his DNA and RNA research, which led to the development of new families of drugs. Election to NAI Fellow status is the highest professional distinction given to academic inventors. NAI Fellows are inventors on U.S. patents and are nominated by their peers for their spirit of innovation and creation of new technologies that have significantly impacted society.
Dr. Gold is a professor at the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder. A bioscience industry pioneer, Dr. Gold is also an elected fellow of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is currently chairman of the board of SomaLogic, one of three biotech companies he has founded while at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Partner Richard Clegg from our life sciences team works with SomaLogic on their patent portfolio.