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MU Ingenuity Grows Successful Ventures

VIDEO: Elemental Enzymes develops solutions for agriculture.

VIDEO: New software supports and improves patient care.

VIDEO: MU partners with Genus to produce virus-resistant pigs.

VIDEO: Point-of-care test rapidly diagnoses bacterial infections.

Central office staff from MU's Office of Technology Management & Industry Relations have moved to a new home.

Prolific MU inventor James Cook and his team find bone marrow concentrate improves joint transplants.

The latest MIZZOU magazine features a tech transfer data page with patents issued, technologies licensed, revenue earned and other measures of our commitment to transforming faculty innovations into new products, businesses and jobs.

A company founded by Xu Han, an MU College of Engineering researcher, is completely reshaping the manner in which cells and tissue are preserved.

MU's Tech Transfer office is pursuing patent rights for FLI, a chemical medium that could revolutionize both piglet and human IVF treatments.

Mizzou's Tech-Transfer Office to hold its inaugural Mizzou Tech Roadshow and Mixer 3 to 6 p.m., Aug. 8, at Thompson Coburn in St. Louis for investors, entrepreneurs and business development executives.

Longtime Mizzou leader and accomplished scientist Mark A. McIntosh has a joint appointment as vice president for research and economic development for UM System and vice chancellor for research, graduate studies and economic development for MU. In these roles, McIntosh is charged with growing the university's research enterprise and overseeing its tech-transfer activities.

MU is among the top 12% of universities worldwide for number of utility patents granted in 2016.

An expert in optical sensors, Mizzou's new chancellor holds four patents and is a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

Flourishing Mizzou startup company Nanova plans to employ 20 more people this year.

Mizzou is in the Milken Institute's top 25% for turning basic research into new technologies.

Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council signs agreement to commercialize high oleic soybean technology developed by MU and USDA researchers.

World-renowned MU geneticist and innovator James Birchler is SEC Professor of the Year.

MU appoints Brian Matlock to move engineering inventions to market.

New technique could revolutionize laser-based dermatological procedures.

Learn more about lab-grown meat, including fried chicken from Mizzou startup Memphis Meats.

Mizzou startup company Beyond Meat founder and CEO Ethan Brown featured on NPR.

MU researchers discover new link to fight billion-dollar threat to soybean production (patent pending).

New class of materials could revolutionize biomedical, alternative energy industries (patent pending).

Columbia-based health solutions company develops OBERD software system based on the work of former MU researcher Ali Hussam.

New TREND software analyzes series of images faster, cheaper and more accurately than ever before.

MU engineer Hongbin “Bill” Ma invents coffee tumbler that holds liquids at optimal temps for hours.


MU appoints Buntaine to move health sciences discoveries to market.

MU researcher Jerry Taylor, an international animal genetics leader with licensed and patented technologies, receives Distinguished Faculty Award.

Mosaics from the MU College of Arts and Science covers MU innovators and entrepreneurs.

MU Awards $500,000 in grants to accelerate biomedical discoveries from lab to market.

Tech billionaire Bill Gates backs Beyond Meat, a company that sells products created with Mizzou technology.

Chicken giant Tyson Foods buys a stake in vegan start-up Beyond Meat.

Organovo, the company that licensed MU 3-D bioprinting technology, announces the addition of Human Kidney Tissue to their product and service portfolio.


Older adults live independently longer when monitored by care team and technology.

MU researchers are taking sensor system from lab to marketplace.

Pigs that are resistant to incurable disease developed at MU.


Last Updated: September 27, 2017