Inventions arising from the intramural research activities at NIH are available to the private sector for further research and development and eventual commercialization through licensing of that technology. If an entity would like to acquire either an unpatented material or a patented or patent-pending technology for commercial purposes, a Commercial Evaluation License, a Biological Materials License, or an Exclusive/Nonexclusive License is required.
TechFinder is a live search engine assisting users to locate, by keyword or taxonomy classification, technologies developed in the labs at NHLBI and OTTAD’s Clients which are available for licensing.
Other NIH technologies available for transfer, partnership, or licensing:
To use TechFinder, click on the link above.
- Expand box of “Institutes served by OTTAD”
- Select desired NIH Institute
- Select technology of interest
Last Updated: May 2013