Read how NIAID scientists are progressing toward a faster, more practical way to screen people and animals for prion diseases.
The NIAID Office of Technology Development (OTD) furthers the Institute’s mission by fostering collaborations of NIAID scientists with partners in industry, academia, nonprofits, and other government agencies and facilitating the exchange of research materials and information. OTD staff members are experts in technology transfer and intellectual property and are NIAID’s main resource for negotiating technology transfer agreements. OTD also oversees and manages NIAID’s patent portfolio and licensing agreements.
To facilitate discovery and promote the commercialization of biomedical innovations for the betterment of public health.
OTD accomplishes its mission by doing the following:
NIAID Office of Technology Development
6610 Rockledge Drive, Suite 2800, MSC 6606
Bethesda, MD 20892-6606
(ZIP for courier: 20817)
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Last Updated February 11, 2011