Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Creates $15 Million Program to Develop Life Science Technologies

News | 10. 08. 2015

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Oct. 7, 2015 – Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced the creation of a Technology Development Program, a $15 million program to develop the ideas, discoveries and inventions of the faculty and staff of the Medical Center into life science technologies having the potential to benefit patients in the community and worldwide. The new program is in partnership with leading life science investment firm Pappas Capital, in Durham. Funds will be managed by Pappas in collaboration with Wake Forest Innovations to advance clinically important life science technologies for licensing to established companies or startups.