Why do Tech Transfer?

Why do Tech Transfer?

Universities conduct a lot of research that generates groundbreaking inventions, that not only save lives but improve the way we live, work and play. Learn how tech transfer benefits you.

ITE Helps Startup Companies Grow

ITE Helps Startup Companies Grow

Innovative Technology Enterprises (ITE) is UMSL's biotech and IT business incubator.

MCG Offers Services to Startups

MCG Offers Services to Startups

UMSL's Medicinal Chemistry Group helps regional startup companies succeed.

CORTEX Life Sciences District

CORTEX Life Sciences District

UMSL is one of five founding sponsors of CORTEX, a critical piece of the region's economic development.

Why do Tech Transfer?
ITE Helps Startup Companies Grow
MCG Offers Services to Startups
CORTEX Life Sciences District


The UMSL Technology Transfer Office (TTO) is a function of the Office of Research Administration. As the focal point for technology commercialization, entrepreneurship and economic development for UMSL, our mission is to bring university discoveries to market for the good of society, and grow Missouri's economy by advancing technology commercialization, encouraging entrepreneurship and promoting business opportunities.

We serve the campus and the community by:

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