News & Events

  • Accepting Applications for Fall 2016 Internship

    Tufts Tech Transfer is pleased to announce a Fall 2016 graduate internship program. We are now accepting applications from full-time graduate students and postdoctoral associates in all scientific disciplines. The application deadline is September 1, 2016….


  • Announcement of New Director Larry Steranka

    Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce that following a comprehensive search, we have selected Larry Steranka, PhD, as senior director of technology transfer and industry collaboration (TTIC) in the Office of the Vice Provost…


  • MindChild

    Making labor safer for women and their babies On December 7, 2015, MindChild Medical announced that it had received ISO 13485:2003 certification for the design, development, and manufacturing of its Meridian family of noninvasive fetal monitors….


  • Bioactive Silk Inks Developed to Create Bacteria Sensing Smart Gloves

    Tufts researchers and collaborators have developed a formulation of regenerated silk fibroin solution that can be easily functionalized and inkjet printed on numerous surfaces. The formulation can be doped with other biological components to generate a…


  • GliaCure Successfully Completes $5.8 million Financing

    GliaCure, Inc., announced today that it has successfully completed a $5.8 million B round financing, exceeding its original goal of $5 million.  GliaCure is developing new therapies based on glial targets for neurological and neuropsychiatric…


  • Expanded Vision for Tufts Tech Transfer

    Dear Colleagues: The former Office of Technology Licensing and Industry Collaboration (OTL&IC) is being reorganized and renamed.  The new technology transfer organization will be provided with additional resources to pursue its core mission to identify,…


  • Fostering Cross-Institutional Innovation

    On June 6th 2013, Tufts Tech Transfer, in conjunction with Office of the Vice Provost and the School of Dental Medicine, hosted a gathering on the Boston campus to foster cross-institutional collaboration in dental research…


  • Hemera Biosciences Raises $3.75 Million

    On March 20th, Hemera Biosciences announced its Series A financing of $3.75 million.   Hemera is developing anti-complement gene based therapies for the treatment of dry and wet age related macular degeneration (AMD).  AMD is the…


  • NCET2 University Startups Showcase

    Tufts Tech Transfer will be attending the Annual University Startups Showcase and Conference in Washington DC.  The conference is organized annually by the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2.org) and is designed to catalyze…


  • J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

    Tufts Tech Transfer is actively preparing for the 2013 J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference. One of the largest annual events in life science investing, last year’s conference was attended by over 8,000 participants and 395 companies…