EXPLORE OUR TECHNOLOGY OPPORTUNITIES
A licensing agreement with the University enables your business to translate cutting-edge research and technology into profitable new products, processes and services. There are various ways to access the latest technologies from the University, which the Edinburgh Innovations team can advise on and manage.
The latest technology opportunities available under licence from the University or for further collaborative development.
A simple online ordering system to access non-exclusive licensed technology developed by the University’s researchers.
The University aims to make it easy to access intellectual property developed by the University at no cost.
Our case studies illustrate successes we have delivered and the impact of our work for companies and individuals.
In 2014, Simedics, a healthcare media company, entered a licence agreement with the University of Edinburgh to use Dermofit – an innovative search algorithm and extensive skin lesion image library. Originally created by Professor Jonathan Reese, Grant Chair of Dermatology at the University, the database was developed by Professor Bob Fisher into an app that can be used to enhance users’ ability to correctly identify lesions.