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Commercialization Process


We help you take your research from lab to market or assist with all the opportunities in between including intellectual property protection, licensing and commercialization.


Avoid the pitfalls. Protect your intellectual property by involving STOR early in the process of disclosing your novel method, device, process, material or computer software.


Focus on the basics of protecting your intellectual property and learn more about what STOR experts can provide.


STOR can facilitate your interactions with industry and other institutions. Experts handle material transfer agreements, non-disclosure agreements and launching of novel products and services.

Start-up companies formed to commercialize UB research.

STOR keeps you on track. It provides easy access to forms and policies including Patent and Inventions, SUNY Copyright and SUNY Royalty Distribution.


Don't know where to begin? Want quick answers to your questions. Consider the frequently asked questions (FAQ) before contacting a STOR advisor.