Michael Damiani

Michael J. Damiani  


Executive Summary

Michael Damiani is a lawyer and patent agent in our Intellectual Property Group in our Vancouver office. Michael focuses his practice on chemical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology patents.

Before joining BLG as an articling student, Michael conducted doctoral research in chemistry and biochemistry, and received his PhD in 2012.

Publications & Presentations

Scientific Publications

  • Damiani et al., “Impact of the N5-proximal Asn on the Thermodynamic and Kinetic Stability of the Semiquinone Radical in Photolyase,” J. Biol. Chem., 2011, 286(6), 4382-4391.
  • Damiani et al., “Kinetic Stability of the Flavin Semiquinone in Photolyase and Cryptochrome-DASH,” Biochemistry, 2009, 48(48), 11399-11411.
  • McLeod, Brolich, Damiani et al., “Distinct recognition loop dynamics in cryptochrome-DASH and photolyase revealed by limited proteolysis,” Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun., 2009, 385(3), 424-429.