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Dr. Christine Schmidt and Dr. Philip Koehler named 2018 Fellows
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Dr. Mavis Agbandje-McKenna named Innovator of the Year
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Developed in UF collaboration, gene therapy gets FDA approval for use in restoring vision
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Moving discoveries from the laboratory to the market
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FDA recently approved Banyan BTI (Brain Trauma Indicator), developed by UF researchers

Our Mission

UF Innovate is building business on innovation. It is the umbrella organization uniting the four entities that drive the innovation ecosystem at UF. Based at one of the nation’s leading research institutions, UF Innovate comprises Tech Licensing, Ventures, and two business incubators, The Hub and Sid Martin Biotech. Together, those organizations move research discoveries from the laboratory to the market. UF Innovate connects innovators with entrepreneurs, investors and industry, incubates startups and growth companies, and fosters a resilient economy — all in an effort to make the world a better place.


For UF Innovators

Explore the licensing process, common questions and available resources, and learn what it’s like to work with Tech Licensing. 


For Entrepreneurs

Interested in starting a company? See our startups, learn about funding and don’t underestimate the power of a business incubator.


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UF Innovate By The Numbers

Snapshot of Our Innovation Ecosystem
$1B+
Generated in Private Investment
193
Startups Launched by Tech Licensing
960+
Jobs Created with Startups

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