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NSF Fosters the National Innovation Network Through New I-Corps Hubs

“I remember the shared excitement and anticipation when NSF launched the I-Corps program a decade ago,” said Paul J. Corson, PIVOT Center’s Deputy Director. “To be entrusted, now, with propelling it into the next decade […]

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University of Utah, ARUP, and Techcyte Develop NanoSpot.AI, a New Ultra-Fast Test for COVID-19 Antibodies

SALT LAKE CITY, April 29, 2021 – The University of Utah (the U), ARUP Laboratories, and Techcyte Inc. announced today that they have formed a partnership to develop NanoSpot.AI, a less than five-minute, easy-to-administer SARS-CoV-2 […]

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The University of Utah and RenalytixAI Partner to Drive Innovation in Kidney Health

Innovative partnership to enable health system-wide approach to help delay or prevent progression in the earliest stages while advancing genetics research for detection, prognosis and treatment of chronic kidney disease NEW YORK and SALT LAKE […]

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University of Utah to Speed Process of Bringing New Therapeutics to Patients

Major investment in therapeutics accelerator will bolster Utah’s role as a world leader in drug development SALT LAKE CITY – A new initiative aims to speed the process of bringing lifesaving medical discoveries made in […]

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University of Utah named Innovation and Economic Prosperity University

The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) awarded the University of Utah the Innovation and Economic Prosperity designation, which recognizes universities that promote growth, innovation and economic development in their regions. “This is tremendous […]

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University of Utah launches Summit Venture Studio, a novel software development accelerator and investment fund

Summit Venture Studio overcomes commercialization challenges to accelerate time to market for university-originated software Oct. 27, 2020—The University of Utah’s Partners for Innovation, Ventures, Outreach & Technology (PIVOT) Center is pleased to announce the launch […]

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University of Utah establishes Partners for Innovation, Ventures, Outreach & Technology (PIVOT) Center as lead for innovation and economic engagement

President Ruth V. Watkins is pleased to announce that the University of Utah has formed the Partners for Innovation, Ventures, Outreach & Technology (PIVOT) Center, a centralized office that will drive the U’s expanding efforts […]

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Recursion and The University of Utah Launch Region’s Largest Life Science Incubator

Altitude Lab Brings New Generation of Biotech Development to Utah Recursion and The University of Utah Launch Region’s Largest Life Science Incubator SALT LAKE CITY–(August 11, 2020)–Altitude Lab announced its first resident companies and opened […]

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Speakers, Agenda Announced for 2020 Entrepreneur & Investor Life Science Summit

Speakers, Agenda Announced for 2020 Entrepreneur & Investor Life Science Summit Tolero Pharmaceuticals, J.P. Morgan, NIH, and Investors Headline BioUtah/TVC 2020 Entrepreneur & Investor Life Science Summit   Salt Lake City, Utah – January 17, […]

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AUTM Insight: TTO directors share a look at their institutional sweet spots

AUTM Insight, V1, Issue #20 December 4, 2019 The Center for Technology Venture & Commercialization The University of Utah – Mary Albertson, Director of Commercialization What makes your research institution different than the rest? The […]

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NexEos licenses novel University of Utah imaging tech for diagnosing eosinophil-related inflammation

Startup will commercialize imaging test for diagnosis and management of eosinophilic esophagitis and other chronic eosinophilic diseases Diagnosing and monitoring an inflammatory gastrointestinal disease may soon become less invasive and more accurate, thanks to the […]

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Katharine Ku appointed to University of Utah Research Foundation Board of Directors

Katharine Ku appointed to University of Utah Research Foundation Board of Directors Former director of Stanford University’s Office of Technology Licensing will help advise foundation through period of growth and evolution April 25, 2019 (Salt […]

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Recursion and Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization to jointly launch Incubator

Life science and technology startups led by members of underrepresented communities will be encouraged to apply March 1, 2019 (Salt Lake City)—Recursion and the University of Utah’s Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization (TVC) have […]

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Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization Announces Fall 2018 Seed Fund recipients

Funds will be used to develop proofs of concept for early-stage innovations Oct. 24, 2018—The University of Utah’s Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization has announced the recipients of its second round of seed funding. […]

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University of Utah ranked among top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. utility patents in 2017

SALT LAKE CITY – The University of Utah is ranked 33 in a new report published on Tuesday, Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2017. The rankings, compiled by the National Academy […]

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New fund to advance commercialization at University of Utah

CAR-T treatment for blood-borne cancer first project funded May 9, 2018 – The Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization at the University of Utah announced a new funding program for early stage technology development and […]

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U TO LEAD TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION SEMINAR TO FULBRIGHT STUDENTS

GRADUATE STUDENTS FROM THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE’S FULBRIGHT PROGRAM WILL LEARN HOW TO APPLY ENTREPRENEURIAL AND TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION PRINCIPLES TO THEIR RESEARCH TO ADVANCE THE PUBLIC GOOD IN THEIR HOME COUNTRIES Following a competitive […]

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U BEST IN NATION FOR TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION, REPORT SAYS

MILKEN INSTITUTE RANKING IS BASED ON PATENTS, LICENSES AND START-UPS The University of Utah is the top research university in the nation when it comes to commercializing technology innovations, according to the Milken Institute’s 2017 […]

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