discoveries magazine

From Idea to Innovation

Every novel idea from a scientist’s imagination holds the potential to help countless people around the world, making the route from discovery to delivery critical. Enter the Cedars-Sinai Technology Transfer Office, which brings researchers’ innovations to the marketplace. The tech transfer team manages hundreds of discoveries and technologies worldwide, ensuring that new inventions make their way to patients—and are protected by patents that fuel further research. Here, we explain how it all works.

The Tech Transfer Process