Wenyue Du, PhD

Senior Licensing Associate


Wenyue Du joined the Technology Transfer Office in 2014. She works closely with Cedars-Sinai faculty and research staff to support their innovation efforts. She manages a portfolio of therapeutic and diagnostic inventions from assessment, patent and commercialization strategies, through licensing and compliance management. Du also develops educational programs for internal researchers on innovation and entrepreneurship.

Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, Du was a licensing intern in the Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization at Vanderbilt University. She interned as an analyst in a molecular diagnostic company focused on rare diseases. Du received her doctorate in biological sciences from Vanderbilt University. She is also a registered patent agent with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and a certified licensing professional.