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Startup Guide

Startup Guide

UAB embodies a spirit of discovery that advances knowledge, solves real-world problems and drives economic development. This guide serves academic entrepreneurs interested in commercializing an invention.

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Commercializing Academic Discovery Webinar Series

Tune in for an in-depth look at the UAB innovation ecosystem, hear from researchers successfully leveraging IP in licensing and startup formation, and gain valuable insight about the resources available to UAB entrepreneurs.

Commercialization for Academics

Commercializing Academic Discovery