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One of the signature strengths of our faculty is its active involvement in research leading to intellectual property and to results and innovations with market potential.

  • Purdue is #1 in technology transfer and startup creation among U.S. universities without a medical school.
  • 4th-most startups based on university intellectual property among U.S. universities in FY 2016.
  • Purdue filed the 34th-most international patents of any university in the world in 2017.
  • Purdue received the 12th-most utility patents of any university in the world in 2016.
  • 135 licensing deals for Purdue intellectual property in FY 2017.

Here are companies started by Chemistry Faculty:

BioAnalytical Systems, Inc. (BASi) Peter Kissinger
Phlebotics Peter Kissinger
Monarch Life Sciences Peter Kissinger
Endocyte, Inc. Philip Low
On Target Laboratories Philip Low
HuLow LLC Philip Low
PathoChip Inc. Philip Low, Alex Wei
IV Diagnostics, Inc. Philip Low
Griffin Analytical Technologies (FLIR) R. Graham Cooks, Paul Shepson
Prosolia, Inc. R. Graham Cooks
QuantIon Technologics R. Graham Cooks
SpectraCode, Inc. (Digilab) Dor Ben Amotz
Tienta, Inc. Dor Ben Amotz
Inproteo Peter Kissinger, Dor Ben-Amotz
BioVidria Mary Wirth
BG Medicine Fred Regnier, Scott McLuckey
Jewell Laboratories LLC David Thompson
Pandion Laboratories LLC David Thompson
Enhance Therapy David Thompson
PurSpec Technologies Zheng Ouyang, R. Graham Cooks
Savran Technologies Philip Low
Monojul Philip Low
Jewell Laboratories David Thompson
Akanocure Pharmaceuticals Phil Fuchs

Companies that have licenses with the Purdue Research Foundation based on Chemistry IP:

Formulatrix Garth Simpson
Prosolia R. Graham Cooks
Thermo Scientific R. Graham Cooks
Endocyte Philip Low
On Target Laboratories Philip Low
bioVidria Mary Wirth
FLIR R. Graham Cooks, Peter Kissinger
StemcentRx Arun Ghosh
Siemens R. Graham Cooks
KinaRx Herman Sintim



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