Wenyue Du, PhD

Marketing Analyst, Technology Transfer


Wenyue Du, PhD, works closely with Cedars-Sinai faculty and research staff to support their innovation efforts. She, together with colleagues in the marketing team, is responsible for performing an initial analysis and recommendation on the intellectual property disclosed to the Technology Transfer Office and provides assessments of inventions for commercial potential and marketing strategy. Dr. Du also develops and implements technology specific marketing strategies for inventions assigned to her and helps to identify and liaison with potential licensing and commercialization partners. Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, Dr. Du was a licensing intern in the Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization at Vanderbilt University. She has also interned as a business development analyst in Diagnovus, a Nashville-based molecular diagnostic company focused on rare diseases. Dr. Du received her PhD in Biological Sciences from Vanderbilt University.