Technology Transfer

Technology Transfer at Wistar is managed by the Office of Business Development. The mission of the Office of Business Development is to manage the intellectual property assets of Wistar and to promote the commercialization of inventions discovered at Wistar for society’s use and benefit while generating income to support further research and education at Wistar. Past commercial successes include monoclonal antibodies for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and vaccines against polio, rabies and rubella.

The Office of Business Development is responsible for handling collaboration, confidentiality, license, material transfer and sponsored research agreements as well as patent applications for Wistar.