Vanderbilt technologies earns U.S. patent protection in August

One Vanderbilt technology earned U.S. patent protection in August. The set of compounds earning protection were developed by a team of researchers in the Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery

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Helping students through ASPIRE

Wednesday, Sept. 3, CTTC helped kick of the 2014 Vanderbilt ASPIRE Program with a session on technology commercialization.

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VU startup PinPtr the grand winner at Spark Nashville pitch competition

Ninety seconds was all the time Will Hedgecock had to pitch PinPtr at Spark Nashville, a popular pitch competition hosted by Southern Alpha. And 90 seconds was all he needed.

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September is #researchtools month!

Throughout September, CTTC will join technology transfer offices across the country in promoting research materials developed at academic research institutions.

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Team Filtergraph thrives in intense Innovation Corps program

It’s a program designed to help scientists explore the commercial potential of their ideas and inventions, outside of the lab, and are they succeeding.

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Vanderbilt startup to pitch at Memphis Bioworks DEMO Day

Blood Monitoring Solutions, a Vanderbilt startup based on a system that allows blood banks to monitor the temperature of blood and prevent wastage, will pitch their product and business plan to a room full of entrepreneurs, investors, and industry professionals Aug. 14.

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Nine Vanderbilt technologies awarded U.S. patent protection in July

The month of July brought in U.S. patent protection for nine Vanderbilt University technologies, ranging in scope from mass spectrometry to drug development. The technologies earning patent protection are: 

 

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Parent Stress Intervention Program added to VU e-Innovations

Recently featured at Research News @ Vanderbilt was the Parent Stress Intervention Program (PSIP), the newest product to be offered through

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PinPtr selected to NSF I-Corps program

It’s a technology that was first pitched in April when it won CTTC’s Flash Pitch competition, and now, the brains behind PinPtr will participate in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program.

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CTTC reaches milestone, eclipses 100 deals

It’s not often that a service-oriented unit is able to celebrate audacious achievement, but Vanderbilt’s Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization is doing just that. The Center ended fiscal year 2014 with 101 transactions with industry partners, nearly 20 more than the record total, which was set in fiscal year 2013. 

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Vanderbilt licenses first technology of new fiscal year to startup

Vanderbilt has licensed its first technology for fiscal year 2015 - software and a device that speeds the acquisition of data and improves the quality of data for high throughput screening.

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CTTC, Memphis Bioworks team up to support academic innovation

Vanderbilt University and Memphis Bioworks Foundation are teaming up to accelerate business and product ideas from the university into the marketplace.

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Five technologies earn patent protection in June

Five Vanderbilt technologies were awarded U.S. patent protection in June. They are: 

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2014 Global Action Challenge now accepting submissions

The 2014 Global Action Challenge, a million-dollar competition seeking breakthrough technologies, startups, or prototypes that could have significant impact in the world's health and food sectors, is now accepting applications. Applications are due Aug. 29, 2014.

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CNBC Squawk Box discusses the changing face of drug discovery

The pharmaceutical industry is in the midst of great change, and major opportunity, according to Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter.

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One Vanderbilt technology earns patent protection in May

One Vanderbilt technology earned U.S. patent protection in May:

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Two Vanderbilt startups selected for Memphis BioWorks Zeroto510

Two startup companies based on Vanderbilt technologies will participate in Memphis Bioworks 2014 ZeroTo510 medical device accelerator program.

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A Mix and Mingle with the Department of Medicine

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine's Department of Medicine hosted a Mix and Mingle Poster Session last night. CTTC attended and enjoyed conversations with a number of investigators about current research efforts - from obesity-related illness to HIV and cancer studies.  

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Nine patents awarded to Vanderbilt technologies in April

Nine Vanderbilt technologies were awarded U.S. patent protection in April. The technologies range from new therapeutic compounds to a heat transfer fluid.

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MTAShare enters external testing, prepares for phase II

A month after its official launch, MTAShare has been utilized in the transfer of dozens of research tools developed at Vanderbilt to researchers at other not-for-profit institutions.

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CTTC and Launch TN host an SBIR/STTR Workshop

Tuesday, April 15, our office and leaders at Launch Tennessee hosted a three-hour SBIR/STTR workshop for Vanderbilt researchers, faculty and staff.

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Jumpstart Foundry, Vanderbilt CTTC work to strengthen entrepreneurial programs

Vanderbilt University’s entrepreneurial community will have greater access to Jumpstart Foundry’s (JSF) proven program for education, mentorship and networking through a new collaboration with Vanderbilt’s Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization (CTTC).

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Vanderbilt researchers explore eco-friendly technologies

One of the leading academic research institutions in the U.S., Vanderbilt is known for its cutting-edge research in areas like cancer, space and defense, mechanical and biomedical engineering, and education, to name a few. But there is another area of research happening inside our walls that could have global impact.

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Students deliver at Flash Pitch ’14

Wednesday, April 9, a half dozen Vanderbilt students packed into CTTC’s conference room to mingle with some of the areas top investors and entrepreneurs.

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