Info for inventors

How to commercialize research results: protection of intellectual property (patents, trademarks, copyright), licenses and the creation of spin-off companies.

Info on research collaborations

How to collaborate with companies and other partners.

An overview about related contracts.

Info for business partners

Technology offers for companies.

How to collaborate with researchers from universities and hospitals.

Spin-off companies

An overview of spin-off companies that have commercialized university technologies. Many of these companies represent investment opportunities for investors.


Support for research projects on rare diseases

(27.05.14) Gebert Rüf Foundation supports research projects aimed at the improvement of the diagnosis and treatment of rare diseases.

New treatment for sickle cell disease takes next development step

(23.05.14) Pfizer plans to initiate a Phase III clinical trial of a compount codeveloped by Prof. Beat Ernst at the University of Basel for the treatment of sickle cell disease.

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