Timothy Gamache, PhD is a patent scientist for the Intellectual Property Department at Foley & Lardner LLP.  Dr. Gamache is based in the firm’s Boston office where he is a member of the firm’s Chemical, Biotech & Pharmaceutical Practice Group. Prior to working at Foley, Dr. Gamache served as a patent scientist for another law firm.


  • Young Investigator Award Winner, 2nd Annual International SYNGAP1 Conference (2018)

    Presentations and Publications

  • Co-Author, “SynGAP isoforms differentially regulate synaptic plasticity and dendritic development.”, eLife 2020;9:e56273 (2020)
  • Co-Author, “Twenty years of SynGAP research: From synapses to cognition.”, J.Neurosci. 40(8), 1596-1605 (2020)
  • Co-Author, “Synergistic effects of β-amyloid and ceramide-induced insulin resistance on mitochondrial metabolism in neuronal cells.”, BBA: Mol Basis of Disease, 1859(9), 1810-1823 (2015)


  • PhD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2020)
  • BS, Brown University, magna cum laude (2014)