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Technology Transfer and Commercialization Process

Technology Transfer and Commercialization Process

FRD strives to provide MUSC researchers with high-quality technology transfer services. With your help, FRD facilitates the translation of cutting edge MUSC discoveries into products and services. Whether this is a technology license, research collaboration, new startup venture or any other commercialization activity, FRD is here to help. Learn more about the FRD technology transfer process below or submit an idea to our office to get started.

Questions about when and how to fill out forms to disclose an idea may be directed to or 843-876-1900.

If you need help from FRD to negotiate a confidentiality agreement/non-disclosure agreement (CDA or NDA) related to a Record of Invention (ROI) or other MUSC intellectual property, please contact

For help related to MTAs or sponsored research, please contact ORSP.