Thursday, February 26, 2015

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The Medicines Patent Pool Signs Licensing Agreement with MSD

February 25, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) announced a licence today with MSD, known as Merck in the United States and Canada, for paediatric formulations of raltegravir, a key medicine approved for children living with HIV four weeks of age and older. With the new licence, generic manufacturers and other companies based anywhere in the world can develop, manufacture and sell low cost, paediatric versions of raltegravir in countries with the highest burden of disease, where 98 percent of children with HIV in the developing world live. “MPP is pleased to have MSD on board as a new private sector partner... [Read the full story]

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The Medicines Patent Pool Signs Licensing Agreement with MSD

February 25, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) announced a licence today with MSD, known as Merck in the United States and Canada, for paediatric formulations of raltegravir, a key medicine approved for children living with HIV four weeks of age and older. With the new licence, generic manufacturers and other companies based anywhere in the world can develop, manufacture and sell low cost, paediatric versions of raltegravir in countries with the highest burden of disease, where 98 percent of children with HIV in the developing world live. “MPP is pleased to have MSD on board as a new private sector partner... [Read the full story]

Legal

Asetek Announces Settlement of Lawsuit with CoolIT Systems, Inc.

February 6, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  OSLO, Norway — Regulatory News: Asetek announces that it has settled its patent infringement lawsuit against CoolIT Systems, Inc. and agreed to dismiss the case (Asetek Danmark A/S v. CoolIT Systems, Inc., Northern District of California federal district court). Although the specific terms of the settlement are confidential, the parties have agreed to the federal district court making a determination of whether and to what extent damages are to be awarded by the court to Asetek. The court’s damages determination will be disclosed later in a separate release. About Asetek Asetek is the... [Read the full story]

Bio

Aduro Biopolymers Announce Technology Licensing Partnership

February 24, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  HAMILTON, New Zealand – February 24, 2015 – Aduro Biopolymers LP and Wallace Corporation today announced they have signed an exclusive regional agreement with US-based Eastern BioPlastics, LLC (EBP) for the commercialization of EBP’s Feather Intermediate and Feathersorb TM. FeatherSorb™ is an environmentally-friendly cost-effective industrial absorbent product range engineered to provide better absorbency and cost performance for fuel, oil, paint and chemical solvent spills and clean up applications. FeatherSorb™ is made from poultry feathers which are processed into a Feather... [Read the full story]

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Pitt, UPMC reach commercialization agreement

February 22, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

  PITTSBURGH, Feb. 20, 2015 – The University of Pittsburgh and UPMC have entered into a new agreement designed to accelerate the commercialization of intellectual property arising from the research activity of University faculty. The partnership is intended to speed the commercialization of new medical technologies and services, offering the dual benefit of bringing medical advances to the public more rapidly and supporting new business startups, with the accompanying economic benefits for the region. This agreement builds on Pitt’s core mission of impacting society through knowledge... [Read the full story]

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Boulder’s Innovation Center of the Rockies signs commercialization agreement with University of Wyoming

October 11, 2013 · Leave a Comment 

  The Innovation Center of the Rockies, a Boulder-based organization created to help research institutions commercialize technology, has entered into an agreement with the University of Wyoming, officials announced Tuesday. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The University of Wyoming is the first commercialization partner outside the state of Colorado for the nonprofit Innovation Center of the Rockies, which has inked similar deals with the University of Colorado, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado State University and the University of Denver. “I think that we’ve... [Read the full story]

Deals

The Medicines Patent Pool Signs Licensing Agreement with MSD

  The Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) announced a licence today with MSD, known as Merck in the United States and Canada, for paediatric formulations of raltegravir, a key medicine approved for children living with HIV four weeks of age and older. With the new licence, generic manufacturers and other companies based anywhere in the world can develop,... Read more of this article


Green EnviroTech Holdings, Corp. Signs Licensing Agreement with Cenco Leasing Company, Inc.

  OAKDALE, Feb. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Green EnviroTech Holdings, Corp. (OTC Pink: GETH), an innovative waste-to-energy technology company, is pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive licensing agreement with Cenco Leasing Company, Inc., a Texas corporation lead by oil and gas investor Courtney Rogers. Cenco plans to utilize... Read more of this article


DENSO Partners With Energy Excelerator On Automotive Project

  HONOLULU, Hawaii – The Energy Excelerator, a startup accelerator program that provides funding and strategic relationships to help young companies solve the world’s energy and transportation challenges, is partnering with global automotive supplier DENSO in an effort to further accelerate the commercialization of innovative energy-related... Read more of this article


RocTool, Volvo Cars Announce License Agreement

  RocTool (Alternext – FR0010523167 – ALROC), specialist in the design and development of technologies for rapid molding of composite and plastic injection announced that it has signed a license agreement with Volvo Cars (“Volvo”), the Swedish premium automobile manufacturer headquartered in Gothenburg. The agreement focuses on the manufacturing... Read more of this article


DHS, ORNL License Cyber Tool to R&K Cyber Solutions

  The Department of Homeland Security and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory have licensed a government-developed malware forensics detection and software assurance package for private-sector use, FCW reported Monday. Mark Rockwell writes that the DHS Science and Technology Directorate licensed the Hyperion tool to R&K Cyber Solutions as... Read more of this article


Mitobridge Secures Key Intellectual Property from the Salk Institute

  Mitobridge Inc. previously known as Mitokyne Inc. a biopharmaceutical company pioneering the discovery and development of products that improve mitochondrial function today announced that the Company has entered into an agreement with the Salk Institute for Biological Sciences to access intellectual property and technology related to Peroxisome... Read more of this article


Aduro Biopolymers Announce Technology Licensing Partnership

  HAMILTON, New Zealand – February 24, 2015 – Aduro Biopolymers LP and Wallace Corporation today announced they have signed an exclusive regional agreement with US-based Eastern BioPlastics, LLC (EBP) for the commercialization of EBP’s Feather Intermediate and Feathersorb TM. FeatherSorb™ is an environmentally-friendly cost-effective industrial... Read more of this article


FotoNation Acquires UK Based Smart Sensors Limited

  AN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FotoNation Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tessera Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRA) and the leading provider of computational imaging solutions for smartphones and digital still cameras, today announced its acquisition of Smart Sensors Limited (“SSL”), an award winning developer of iris recognition... Read more of this article


Wellspring and CPA Global Partner to Provide Comprehensive IP Management and Technology Transfer

  CHICAGO, IL and Alexandria, Feb. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via PRWEB – Wellspring, the leader in enterprise software for scouting, investing in, managing, and commercializing research and intellectual assets, and CPA Global, the world’s leading provider of intellectual property (IP) management software and services, today... Read more of this article


LSU Health New Orleans finalizes deal with CB BioSciences

  The Office of Technology Management at LSU Health New Orleans has finalized a deal with CB BioSciences, Inc., a startup drug development company to build a platform around the intellectual property portfolio of Chu Chen, PhD, LSU Health New Orleans Professor of Neuroscience. Cannabinoids have potent antioxidant, anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory,... Read more of this article


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