Antoinette Bugyei-Twum


Antoinette is a patent agent trainee in our Intellectual Property Group.
Antoinette conducted her doctoral research at St. Michael’s Hospital with a focus on diabetes and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Her Masters research focused on protein folding/misfolding and antibody design, validation, and characterization.
Prior to joining BLG, Antoinette was as a sessional lecturer at one of Canada’s top universities, teaching current topics in Biochemistry.

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Professional Involvement

  • Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada
  • Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada


  • Bsc, McMaster University, 2007
  • MSc, University of Toronto, 2012
  • PhD(c), University of Toronto, 2022