By the Numbers
Spanning 11 departments in Schools of Medicine, Engineering, Physical Sciences and Biological Sciences.
Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic engages over 150 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
Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic since its opening.
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, Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic has generated 9% of the UCI technology transfer portfolio, 39% of the campus patent royalty income, and has generated more than $200 million in research, licensing, and clinical revenue.
The Photonic Incubator in the Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic currently manages 59 patents, 39 licenses, and 12 companies. Incubating companies and Institute affiliated researchers have collectively raised more than $23 million in Small Business Innovation Reearch (SBIR) funding.