Antoinette Bugyei-Twum



Antoinette is an associate and technical advisor in BLG’s Intellectual Property Group, specializing in drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the life sciences.

Antoinette has a wide range of technical expertise in cardiovascular sciences and structural biology, including protein folding and design and antibody therapeutics.

Prior to joining BLG, Antoinette was a sessional lecturer at one of Canada’s top universities, teaching the course "Current Topics in Biochemistry". Antoinette has published in several scientific journals and is a co-inventor of a clinical-stage therapeutic antibody.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Intellectual Property Institute of Canada

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, BLG Reads to Kids


  • PhD, Université de Toronto, 2022
  • MSc, Université de Toronto, 2012
  • BSc (Hons.), McMaster University, 2007