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The Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC) was established in 2007 as part of the Office for the Vice President for Research and Economic Development (OVPR) at 麻豆精品视频 to cultivate and foster innovation. Functioning as the liaison between 麻豆精品视频 innovators and industry partners, OTC has played an integral role in maximizing the impact of 麻豆精品视频 research.


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Dr. Kyung-Ho Roh

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The OTC is very helpful, efficient, and productive. Kannan Grant鈥檚 understanding and in-depth knowledge helped me to understand not only the process but also the ramifications of any significant decisions. His insightful guidance allowed us to make very rapid and successful progress on every occasion.

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Dr. John Foster

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