Alexander Camenzind Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2017 - Ontario


Primary office:  Ottawa


Areas of expertise:



Alexander Camenzind

Alex Camenzind is an associate in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, practicing in the Intellectual Property Litigation Group.

Alex assists clients with protecting and enforcing their intellectual property rights, with a focus on patents and trademarks. He also assists clients with navigating the regulatory requirements of Health Canada and other regulatory agencies pertaining to their patent portfolio.

Prior to law school, Alex worked as a research technician for the University of Victoria. He worked with mass spectrometry for protein characterization and quantitation, and focused on assay development for human clinical diagnostics. This involved a variety of local research projects, analyzing samples for other university researchers, and projects for industry. Alex was also a presenter at various conferences on this topic and has authored several papers on clinical biomarker detection.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2017

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2017
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2016

    • Education
       2016
      University of Alberta, JD
  • 2010

    • Education
       2010
      University of Victoria, BSc (Hons) Biochemistry and Microbiology

"Development and Evaluation of an immuno-MALDI (iMALDI) Assay for Angiotensin I and the Diagnosis of Secondary Hypertension." Camenzind, AG. van der Gugten, JG. Popp, R. Holmes, DT. Borchers, CH. Clinical Proteomics. 2013 Dec 20, 10(1):20

"Multiplexed quantitation of endogenous proteins in dried blood spots by multiple reaction monitoring-mass spectrometry." Chambers AG, Percy AJ, Yang J, Camenzind AG, Borchers CH. Molecular and Cellular Proteomics. 2013 Mar, 12(3):781-91

"Mass Spectrometry in High-Throughput Clinical Biomarker Assays: Multiple Reaction Monitoring." Parker CE, Domanski D, Percy AJ, Chambers AG, Camenzind AG, Smith DS, Borchers CH. Topics in Current Chemistry. 2014, 336:117-37

"Duplexed iMALDI for the detection of angiotensin I and angiotensin II." Mason DR, Reid JD, Camenzind AG, Holmes DT, Borchers CH. Methods. 2012 Feb, 56(2):213-22

"Quantitation of spatially-localized proteins in tissue samples using MALDI-MRM imaging." Clemis EJ, Smith DS, Camenzind AG, Danell RM, Parker CE, Borchers CH. Analytical Chemistry. 2010 Apr 17, 84(8):3514-22

"Standard Operating Procedures and Protocols for the Preparation and Analysis of Plasma Samples Using the iTRAQ Methodology." Leanne B. Ohlund, Darryl B. Hardie, Monica H. Elliott, Alexander G. Camenzind, Derek S. Smith, Jennifer D. Reid, Gabriela V. Cohen Freue, Axel P. Bergman, Mayu Sasaki, Lisa Robertson, Robert F. Balshaw, Raymond T. Ng, Alice Mui, Bruce M. McManus, Paul A. Keown, W. Robert McMaster, Carol E. Parker, Christoph H. Borchers. Sample Preparation in Biological Mass Spectrometry (book chapter) 2011, pp575-624