Information for Industry

Welcome to the UAB Research Foundation (UABRF) web page. UABRF acts as the point of contact for industry and entrepreneurs wishing to access the University's intellectual and tangible property. UABRF actively seeks contact with national and international companies that wish to develop and commercialize UAB's innovations.

The UAB Research Foundation (UABRF) has a broad range of technologies available for licensing.

UAB has technologies in every medical therapeutic area, including but not limited to technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, autoimmune diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and central nervous system disorders. They encompass every type of technology, from platform technology and research tools to diagnostics and therapeutics (such as gene therapy and vaccines), and every stage, from very early stage to late stage (including clinical trials). UAB also has a strong portfolio of engineering, biomaterials and computer technologies with a wide variety of industrial and medical applications.

Click here to search a sample of the technologies available for licensing. The listings presented on the webpage are not comprehensive and cannot substitute for detailed communication regarding specific problems you are trying to resolve. You may want to call to speak to one of our licensing professionals at 205/934-9911. They will be able to suggest recent innovations of interest and assist you with your needs.

If you do not see what you're looking for, please feel free to email us  to describe your specific technology needs. A licensing associate will contact you.