Who Are Our Customers
- Pharmaceutical or biotechnology company representative interested in solving a specific technical issue or developing your business and building strategic alliances;
- University researchers interested finding a collaborator or research materials;
- A non-profit organization interested in finding treatment options for patients or to promote the development of NCI technologies into novel therapies;
- NIH Investigators interested in patenting a discovery or in need of resources to develop a technology that are not available at NIH.
Who We Are
The National Cancer Institute’s Technology Transfer Center (TTC) facilitates partnerships between our external partners and the NIH research laboratories. Our team of technology transfer specialists will apply their specialized training to help you in invention reporting, patenting, patent strategy, executing technology transfer agreements and marketing. TTC is comprised of professionals with diverse legal, scientific, and business/marketing expertise, and most have doctorate-level technical and/or legal training.
How We Can Help You
Contact our Invention Development and Marketing Unit. We will help connect you to the right resources.
How We Add Value to Your Partnering Efforts
Typical outcomes of partnerships with the NIH are the commercialization of therapeutics, vaccines, diagnostics, medical devices and research tools that benefit patients worldwide. You can better understand and quantify the work we do and the value we provide with our metrics: