Erik Gonzalez-Leon, PhD
Biomedical Engineering Translation Research | Technical & Patentability Assessment
Dr. Gonzalez-Leon earned his PhD in biomedical engineering from the University of California, Irvine. There, his research focused on increasing the functional properties of self-assembled articular cartilage and knee meniscus tissue toward their implantation in a large-animal model. Dr. Gonzalez-Leon was also a Research Transfer Group Fellow at Beall Applied Innovation where he evaluated engineering & scientific inventions from UC Irvine through technical assessment, patentability assessment, market research, and prior art searches.