Universiteit Gent

Sint-PietersnieuwstraatValentin Vaerwyckweg 25

9000 Gent


Universiteit Gent

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UGent TechTransfer manages the intellectual property of Gent University, drives the use of that intellectual property through the creation of spin-offs and licensing, and supports the UGent research community in creating research collaborations with industry. Following its pioneering role in biotech development in Flanders starting forty years ago, UGent now can present an impressive track record with centers of excellence in agricultural, medical and industrial applications, and several successful spin-off companies.

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    Monday July 15th 2024