Shoemaker, Ph.D., Randall L.
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Calvin College

B.S., 1983

Wayne State University

Ph.D., 1990

The University of Michigan Law School

J.D., 1996

Bar Admission


Randall L. Shoemaker, Ph.D.


Prominent Assignments

Patent preparation and prosecution worldwide.

Preparation of freedom to operate opinions worldwide.

Preparation of non-infringement opinions worldwide.

Specialized knowledge in the chemical and pharmaceutical arts including:

    • Chemical inventions, especially polymer chemistry
    • Biochemical applications
    • Materials coating technology and processes
    • Biotechnological applications
    • Surgical and medical devices
    • Food processing equipment and technology
    • Basic mechanical technologies

Extensive research experience in the following areas:

    • Mechanism of action of pharmaceuticals in whole animal and cell culture systems
    • Cell culture technology
    • Molecular biological techniques
    • Hypolipidemic agents
    • Biochemical analysis and subcellular isolation techniques
    • Fluorometric assay methods
    • Enzyme kinetics analysis
    • Flow cytometry and cell sorting technology
    • HPLC detection methods
    • Histochemical methodology

Professional Involvement

  • Registered Patent Attorney, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Michigan Intellectual Property Law Association


  • "Coordinated Regulation of Tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4) and Catecholamine-Related Rat and Human Genes," Society of Neuroscience Abstract, Vol. 20, 1994
  • "Peroxisomal Fatty acyl-CoA Oxidase is Not Regulated by Triiodothyronine," Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 1044:169-172, 1990
  • "Regulation of Peroxisomal Fatty Acyl-CoA Oxidase and Mitochondrial Glycerol-3-," Ph.D. Thesis, Wayne State University, 1990
  • "Thyroid Hormone-independent Regulation of Mitochondrial Glycero-3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase by the Peroxisomal Proliferator Clofibric Acid," Biochemical Pharmacology, 41:652-655, 1991
  • "Characterization of Acutely Dissociated and Cultured Neonatal Rat Olfactory Bulb Neurons," Society of Neuroscience Abstract, Vol. 17:153,4, 1991
  • "Studies on the Second Messengers Involved in the Co-Induction of Tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4) and Catecholomine-related Genes in Cultured PC12 Cells," 7th International Conference on Pteridines and Related Biogneic Amines, Pteridines, Vol. 5, No 1, p.35, 1994
  • "Nitric Oxide and Tetrahydrobiopterin Metabolism Following Cerebral Ischemia in the Rat," Society of Neuroscience Abstract, Vol. 20, 1994

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