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Northwestern patents, licensing profits down over 90 percent after sale of Lyrica royalties

Drew Gerber, Assistant Campus Editor

October 30

Filed under Campus

Northwestern saw only $32 million in profits from its patents and licensing agreements this year, down from $357 million last year, according to a 2015 report from the NU Innovations and New Ventures Office. In 2014, the University...

Northwestern leads nation in commercial research revenue

Daniel Schlessinger, Reporter

October 31

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern earned the most revenue from commercialized academic research in the nation last year. Out of 157 universities that collectively earned about $1.8 billion in the fiscal year 2011, NU accounted for the largest...