UCLA Invents Newsletter
Newsletter published by: UCLA OIP-ISR January 2014


 Jan. 09, 2014
OIP Patent Strategy Session
 Topic:  "Patenting Small Molecule Therapeutics"

 Feb. 07, 2014
FirstFridays @OIP-ISR
 Theme:  "UCLA-Branded Mobile App Development"

More Events


Veteran Entrepreneur Explores New Way of Giving Back to UCLA

UCLA VC Fund’s Michael Silton has come up with a way for young entrepreneurs to give back to UCLA at the same time they take advantage of the university's venture fund: give stock in startups.

UCLA Startup, Tribogenics, Develops Smart Phone Sized Portable X-Ray Machines

With almost $9 million in funding from the likes of Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, Tribogenics is aiming to use triboluminescence to shake up X-ray tech.

UCLA Surpasses $1B in Research Expenditures 
UCLA researchers logged research expenditures of $1.003 billion, according to the NSF. It was one of eight research universities to be included in the “billion-dollar club,” and is the highest amount for UCLA researchers in the university’s history.

Digital Health Startup, Isowalk, Collaborates with UCLA for Intelligent Mobility Assistance 
Isowalk, a New York-based startup focused on next-generation solutions for mobility assistance, has announced a comprehensive technology and development collaboration with UCLA.

 Intellectual Property Announcements

New U.S. Patents Awarded

  • 8,611,626 - System for fast implementation of equally-sloped tomography . . . | J. Miao , et al.
  • 8,608,754 - Clot capture coil | Y.P. Gobin, et al.
  • 8,603,745 - Artificial mutation controls for diagnostic testing | W. Grody, et al.
  • 8,599,383 - Optical cytometry | J. Gimzewski, et al.
  • 8,595,671 - Low-power FPGA circuits and methods | L. He
  • 8,591,758 - Mechanochemical synthesis and thermoelectric properties of . . . | R. Kaner, et al.
  • 8,586,291 - Mutations in the Bcr-Abl tyrosine kinase associated with resistance . . . | C. Sawyers, et al.

New UCLA Technologies Available for Licensing
UCLA Invents Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 5

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