Technology Transfer

June 20, 2012

Using an input output “I-O” approach to estimating the economic impact of academic...

June 19, 2012

This report examines the role played by IPRs in both upstream and downstream phases of the...

June 18, 2012

BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH) and the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) have...

October 26, 2011

While the U.S. leads in the area of biotechnology, there is no guarantee this competitive edge...

February 14 2012
BIO has identified the following countries of interest and recommends the following for our 2011 Special 301 submission.
April 7 2011
The House Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology held a hearing on The Creating Jobs Through Small Business Innovation Act of 2011, a bill that would reauthorize the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, which help fund small innovative companies on the brink of new technologies and discoveries.
May 25 2010
The Biotechnology industry Organization appreciates the opportunity to respond to the Request for Information issued by the Office of Science and Technology Policy and the National Economic Council on Commercialization of University Research.
July 1 2009
Information on the Government’s Right to Assert Ownership Control over Federally Funded Inventions
May 15 2009
On behalf of BIO's member companies, we appreciate the opportunity to comment on the recently issued public consultation draft report on "Gene Patents and Licensing Practices and Thier Impact on Patient Access to Genetic Tests"
June 21 2012
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) released a report on the significant economic impact of university and non-profit institution patent licensing on the U.S. economy.
April 7 2011
Today, the House Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology will hold a hearing on The Creating Jobs Through Small Business Innovation Act of 2011, a bill that would reauthorize the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, which help fund small innovative companies on the brink of new technologies and discoveries.
July 30 2008
Small businesses that are majority-backed by venture capital, many of which are producing biotech therapies and cures, will be eligible for a portion of Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants under a bill reported out of the Senate Committee on Small Business today. The bill reauthorizes the SBIR program for 14 years.
September 20 2006
The Milken Institute study released today entitled “Mind-to-Market: A Global Analysis of University Biotechnology Technology Transfer and Commercialization” reaffirms the critical role of technology transfer in the development of the biotechnology industry worldwide, said Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood.
May 30 2002
The Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO) annual meeting, BIO 2002 in Toronto, will feature a Technology Transfer Forum that will bring science and business together to speed commercialization of basic technology into useful consumer products.