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Funding & Incentives

Developing and implementing new technologies requires resources. That’s where the University at Buffalo’s Center for Advanced Biomedical and Bioengineering Technology (UB CAT) comes into play, providing project cost-sharing for product development and process improvement projects. We have resources available across the spectrum to help you achieve your goals. Find out how we can help you today.


The UB CAT is co-located with the CMI at the NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics & Life Sciences (CBLS), providing opportunity and infrastructure linking academic research with commercial interests. UB CAT facilitates commercialization of materials science inventions that grow the New York State economy.


The New York State Center of Excellence in Materials Informatics (CMI) connects the business community with the countless funding and incentives needed to develop or improve your products and services, and bring your industry-changing ideas to the next level. This page lists some of the programs and resources that are available to help you achieve your goals.

To date, the CMI has awarded over $200,000 to fund projects between UB faculty and industry collaborators. These partnerships are fostering groundbreaking research and driving economic development.