Innovation Gateway executed exclusive license agreements for two new wheat cultivars developed by Mohamed Mergoum and Jerry Johnson, department of crop and soil sciences.
An Innovation Gateway staff member attended a meeting of the Atlanta Chapter of the Licensing Executive Society, which focuses on best practices of intellectual property licensing.
Outside patent counsel from Smith, Gambrell & Russell in Atlanta presented to Innovation Gateway staff on a recent case regarding sovereign immunity and its impact on intellectual property protection and licensing for state universities.
Innovation Gateway executed a non-exclusive license agreement for a new muscadine cultivar developed by Patrick Conner, department of horticulture.
FCS Technology, a startup project developing a technique for the isolation and separation of cancerous circulating tumor cells from blood based on the research of Leidong Mao, College of Engineering, received a $25,000 Phase IA GRA Ventures award from the Georgia Research Alliance.
Innovation Gateway staff met with and presented to a group of Australian turfgrass producers visiting UGA’s Tifton campus who will grow, market and sell TifTuf® bermudagrass, developed by Brian Schwartz and Wayne Hanna, department of crop and soil sciences.