Should academic and non-profit tech-transfer shops change the way they do business?
 
The mindset dominating technology-transfer offices today — in which universities focus on the “homerun” of patenting and licensing a select few technologies that promise big profits  — is actually impeding the progress of overall technology commercialization, according to a report released last week by researchers at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
 

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