By the Numbers
Spanning 9 departments in Schools of Medicine, Engineering, Physical Sciences and Biological Sciences.
Engages over 200 people every year in research and training, including: visiting scientists, postdoctoral and medical fellows, graduate and medical students, undergraduates and high school students.
More than 90,000 patients have been treated in the Medical Clinic since its opening.
UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic has over 30 clinical protocols evaluating biophotonics technologies in skin diseases, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and metabolic disease, trauma and critical care, ophthalmology, neurologic function, head and neck surgery and exercise medicine.
Since 2002, UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic has generated 8% of the UCI technology transfer portfolio, 37% of the campus patent royalty income and has generated more than $59 million in research, licensing and clinical revenue.
The Photonic Incubator currently manages 53 patents, 40 licenses, and 14 companies. Incubating companies and Institute affiliated researchers have collectively raised more than $25.2 million in Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) funding.