Technology Licensing

With hundreds of new disclosures each year from every facet of Mayo Clinic’s practice, Mayo Clinic Ventures is continually seeking partners to help bring these inventions to the marketplace.

Our technology licensing staff functions as the front door for active technology collaboration between industry and commercial groups with the end goal of producing meaningful, effective changes for better health and medicine.

Mayo Clinic Ventures commercializes novel technologies in the following categories:

Biopharma 

biological macromolecule or cellular component, such as a blood product, used as a pharmaceutical.

Technology types: biologics, small molecules, gene & cell therapies, vaccines

Cardiology 

the branch of medicine that deals with diseases and abnormalities of the heart.

Technology types: Afib, algorithms

Devices 

a thing made or adapted for a particular purpose, especially a piece of mechanical or electronic equipment.

Technology types: implantable/wearables, capital medical equipment, medical instruments

Diagnostics 

a distinctive symptom or characteristic.

Technology types: biomarkers, clinical lab tests

Healthcare IT

the organized provision of medical care to individuals or a community through information technology.

Technology types: virtual reality, workflows, patient engagement tools, EHR, clinical decision support, population health, telemedicine, CRM/scheduling/access, supply chain/inventory management, security, analytics and business intelligence, revenue cycle management

Orthopedics 

he branch of medicine dealing with the correction of deformities of bones or muscles.

Technology types: joint replacements

Radiology 

the science dealing with X-rays and other high-energy radiation, especially the use of such radiation for the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Technology types: 3D printing, imaging, magnetic resonance (MR), molecular breast imaging (MBI), positron emission tomography (PET), computerized tomography (CT), nuclear therapy, radiation therapy, proton therapy, single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), ultrasound, x-ray, augmented human intelligence

Research Tools 

a device or implement used to carry out a particular function created via the systematic investigation into and study of materials and sources in order to establish facts and reach new conclusions.

Technology types: questionnaires, mouse lines, cell lines and antibodies