Helpful Resources

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University of Texas Board of Regents’ Rules, Series 90000UT Regents' rules and regulations, including the rule for Intellectual Property as modified on August 2015.
PI BookThe PI Book contains the essential information that PIs need to navigate the UT research enterprise.
Office of Industry EngagementLearn about past and present interactions between UT researchers and their industry sponsors.
Office of Sponsored ProjectsLearn how faculty and researchers can secure and ensure proper stewardship of external funding.
The Innovation CenterThe Innovation Center aims to accelerate impacts of faculty and student discoveries and inventions using startups as vehicles of innovation.
Dell Medical SchoolLearn about the Texas Health Catalyst program which provides customized guidance and seed funding for faculty-led translational research projects.
Austin Technology IncubatorLearn more about how the Austin Technology Incubator help startup companies transition into successful and high growth businesses.
Texas Venture LabsTexas Venture Labs provides direct links to the entrepreneurial, business, technology and legal resources available at UT-Austin and the Texas entrepreneurial ecosystem.
The IC² Institute The IC² Institute is an interdisciplinary research unit of The University of Texas at Austin which works to advance the theory and practice of entrepreneurial wealth creation.

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United States Patent and Trademark OfficeSearch for issued U.S. patents and published patent applications.
World Intellectual Property OrganizationWorld Intellectual Property Organization is the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation.
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR/STTR)Learn about Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs.

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Have a Great Idea? Don't Lose it, Disclose it!How to protect intellectual property rights in university researchPDF
OTC Quick FactsA one-page summary of important facts and statistics about OTCPDF
The 8 Steps of Technology CommercializationA one-page description of the technology commercialization processPDF
The Drug Discovery & Development ProcessA one-page description of the drug discovery & development processPDF

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