Patent-Related Business Opportunities

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As part of a long-held tradition, patent rights arising from sponsored research at the Institute are often assigned to the client. SwRI generally retains the rights to Institute-funded advancements. If you are interested in an Institute owned patent and would like to team with SwRI, contact the Business Development Office or the inventor listed. See SwRI Business Advantages for more information on doing business with SwRI.

To discuss your interests, contact the Business Development Office, Southwest Research Institute, P.O. Drawer 28510, San Antonio, Texas, 78228-0510, or call the SwRI Business Development Office at (210) 522-2122. Fax number is (210) 522-3496.

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