UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic/UCI Technology Transfer Program has been active in the patenting and licensing of UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic technologies, as well as securing associated UCI research contracts to support the further development of these technologies. For the past eighteen years, UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic has generated eight percent of the UCI technology transfer portfolio and 36 percent of the campus patent royalty income. The Institute’s technology transfer portfolio has generated approximately $56 million for the UC system.
UCI Applied Innovation is a critical partner of UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic, fostering the networks of entrepreneurship, including partnerships, licensing and industry-sponsored research with companies and researchers. UCI Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic interfaces with UCI Beall Applied Innovation to optimize the licensure process and facilitate the inception and growth of Institute-derived companies, as well as collaborations with outside partners.