Yuta Okkotsu, Ph.D

Yuta Okkotsu, Ph.D brings a special expertise in microbiology to Rocky Mountain Patent.

Yuta’s research experience ranges from molecular biology and pathogenesis of the medically relevant microbe, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, to bacterial biofilm formation. Yuta also graduated from SoSu Creative Labs in Denver, where he gained valuable industrial design experience. His work interests revolve around integrating his scientific background with product design and development.

Yuta maintains a sampling of his design projects at okkotsudesign.com. He holds a Ph.D in Microbiology from the University of Colorado School of Medicine.


  • yuta@rockymountainpatent.com
  • 888.461.4443


  • Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Microbiology, University of Colorado-Anschutz Medical Center, Denver, CO