Current Practice Areas

Ms. Naoko Watanabe’s practice focuses on the Preparation and Prosecution of Domestic and Foreign Patent Applications

Technological Fields
Ms. Watanabe’s experience covers Chemistry, Biotechnology, Materials, and Foods.


Prior to joining Prezio, Ms. Watanabe worked for a food manufacturer, engaging in the product development of edible vegetable oil.
She is the first author of the report entitled “Low-Dose Daily Intake of Vitamin K2 (Menaquinone-7) Improves Osteocalcin γ-Carboxylation: A Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Trials”, Journal of Nutritional Science and Vitaminology, 2015 Volume: 61 Issue: 6.

Educational Background

Ms. Watanabe earned her Bachelor of Arts from the Division of Science at the College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University and her Master of Arts in Multidisciplinary Sciences from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo.

Ms. Watanabe studied the following at university and graduate school.
1 Unraveling the mechanisms of small RNA generation and its biological significances in plants.
2 Investigation of Osteocalcin γ-Carboxylation Improved by Vitamin K 2.


TOEIC: Score 825 (2012), EIKEN Test in Practical English Proficiency Grade Pre-1 (2015)