TTO News

IP Day in Montana

IP Day in Montana is a collaborative event presented by the Intellectual Property Section of the MT State Bar and the Montana State University Technology Transfer Office.  This year’s event focuses on the intersection of IP rights and agriculture. 


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This funding is designed to support pre-commercialization activities around faculty inventions exhibiting strong market potential. 

Nursing professor Elizabeth Johnson with her wearable clinical trial safety bracelet

Elizabeth Johnson has created a wearable device to help clinicians and researchers communicate about safety information related to clinical trials.

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A Bozeman-based software startup has been awarded $1M from NSF to commercialize its blockchain technology.

Brock LaMeres holds a component of a RadPC prototype

A unique computer technology developed over the past decade at Montana State University is one step closer to being used in spacecraft after winning an award from NASA.

Researchers repurpose CRISPR system for COVID testing

A Montana State University team has illustrating that ancient strategies used by bacteria to battle viruses can be repurposed into transformative technologies.

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Research at MSU's Montana Agricultural Experiment Stations has resulted in a patent and license for a wheat pest biocontrol.

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A public-private partnership led by Montana State University's TTO has been awarded a 3 year federal grant to create a public-private partnership for growing high tech companies in Montana.

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A new program at Montana State University allocates 30% of MSU crop licensing revenue back into crop breeding efforts, improving the sustainability of those programs.