Ludivine Coulon

Head of Patents GEVERS Group

Ludivine joined GEVERS Belgium in 2003. She specializes in chemistry, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, chemical and biotechnological engineering, medical appliances and devices, and agricultural sciences.



Ludivine advises on drafting patent applications, prosecutions and oppositions, valorization, IP portfolio management, and freedom to operate. She defends in infringement, ownership and opposition litigation cases.



Ludivine graduated as Chemical and Biochemical Engineer from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), and is a European and Belgian patent attorney. She worked at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Research for five years and is a member of epi and EPPC (European Patent Practice Committee).


  • Belgian Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney


  • Agricultural sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Mechanics
  • Pharmaceuticals


  • Chemical and Biochemical Engineer, University of Brussels (Belgium), 1999


  • SPC rules revised

    Managing Intellectual Property, June 2010

    A guide to supplementary protection

    Managing Intellectual Property, February 2010

    Hydrodynamics and mass transfer in a Couette Taylor bioreactor for the culture of animal cells

    Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 58 (3-6), pp. 777-784

  • Applying for patents in Belgium – Frequently asked questions

    François GEVERS and Ludivine COULON, Managing Intellectual Property, December 2006-January 2007

    The House Dust Mite Allergen Der p 1, Unlike Der p 3, Stimulates the Expression of Interleukin-8 in Human Airway Epithelial Cells via a Proteinase-activated Receptor-2-independent Mechanism

    The Journal Of Biological Chemistry, Vol. 281, Nr. 11, pp. 6910–6923, March 17, 2006

    The surface antigen SAG3 mediates the attachment of Toxoplasma gondii to cell-surface proteoglycans

    Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, Vol. 116, Issue 1, pp. 35-44, August 2001

  • Production of Recombinant Allergen Proder P 1 by CHO cells adapted to Grow in Serum free Suspension

    Ludivine Coulon, Omar Bel Haj Touzani, Mauro Magi, Alex Bollen, Raymond Hanus and Alain Jacquet, Animal Cell Technology from Target to Market, Proceeding of the 17th ESACT Meeting - Tylösand- Sweden, June 2001


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