A route to monetize UPR patents

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Marian Díaz
La empresa biomédica emplea a estudiantes graduados de Química, Ingeniería y Biotecnología, entre otros. (Jorge Ramirez Portela)

One of the alternatives to generate income for the University of Puerto (UPR) in light of severe budget cuts, is to commercialize patents and creates businesses of high impact. One example is Protein Dynamic Solutions (PDS), the first biomedical biotechnology start up company that started from the UPR, which signed a commercialization contract two years ago and is now worth $4 million. 

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