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Hao Wu, PhD

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Technical advisor

Hao Wu, PhD | 215-540-9201

Hao Wu joined Howson & Howson in 2016. As a Technical Advisor, Hao provides support to partners and associates of the firm in domestic and foreign patent procurement as well as researching and drafting legal opinions for clients in the life science, biotechnology and pharmaceutical fields.

Prior to working at our firm, Hao gained 9-year experience of biological research and published 14 research articles in peer-reviewed journals. Through her research, Hao is well-versed in many areas, including the fields of biology (neuroscience, immunology, oncology, biomaterials, cell biology, molecular biology, and biochemistry), pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology.  She also has specific expertise with neuronal degenerative disease, retinopathy and autoimmunity.

Hao received her Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology at Rowan University (previously known as University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey) and her B.S. degree in Life Science at University of Science and Technology of China.



Ph.D., Cell and Molecular Biology 2016

B.S. Biological Science, 2009

Activities & Affiliations

• Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association – Greater Philadelphia (SAPA-GP), Executive Committee