• Interview with Eric Tomlinson

    Accelerating innovation in the development of health care products. Read an interview with Eric Tomlinson, PhD, head of Wake Forest Innovations.

  • Flagellin-based Vaccine for Bubonic Plague

    A new vaccine based on the bacteria-fighting capabilities of the flagellin protein may protect against the bubonic plague. Read more.

  • Ang-1-7

    Wake Forest’s Patricia Gallagher, PhD, and Ann Tallant, PhD, are developing Angiotensin-(1-7) into a powerful, dual fighting chemotherapeutic. Learn more.

  • Innovative Science

    Our scientists are developing tomorrow’s innovations in therapeutics, vaccines, medical devices and more. Get updates from Wake Forest Innovations.

Discover Innovation at Wake Forest

Improving MRI Diagnoses

Improving MRI Diagnoses

Software developed by Wake Forest scientist Youngkyoo Jung, Ph.D., uses Fourier encoded arterial spin labeling to get a faster, clearer and more accurate brain scan.

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Better Chemotherapeutic Delivery

Whooping Cough Vaccine

Nanoparticle-induced hyperthermia delivers chemotherapeutic for abdominal cancer treatment quicker and with less damage to surrounding tissue.

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Building Better Transistors

Organic Thin Film Transistors

Wake Forest researchers have developed a low-cost, versatile method for making organic thin-film transistors which shows promise for use in the electronics industry.

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Partner with Wake Forest

Technology for License

Intellectual Property for License

Wake Forest Innovations offers an extensive portfolio of technology licensing opportunities in biomedical and materials science.

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Contract R&D Services

Contract Research & Development Services

Wake Forest Innovations supports your R&D needs through easy access to Wake Forest's unique research capabilities.

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Wake Forest Innovation Quarter

Wake Forest Innovation Quarter

Wake Forest Innovations drives the creation of a new hub for innovation in biomedical and materials science and information technology.

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News and Highlights

Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine

Earlier this year Donald Spector, Chairman of the Board at New York College, and one of the most prolific inventors in the world, got a patent for biosensor signals that are transmitted from Smartphones to third party agencies. Spector envisioned this technology even before there were Smartphones and has one of the earliest known patents continue reading

New Oxygen-Delivery Device Offers Safer, More Reliable Performance

A new oxygen-delivery device with the potential to replace an apparatus that has been standard medical equipment for more than 60 years has been invented by R. Patrick Yeatts, M.D., an oculoplastic surgeon at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The new device is a single-prong nasal cannula that offers simpler, safer and more reliable performance continue reading

Featured Technology

Compact, Wireless Brain Activity Device

The Universal Brain Activity Transmitter (UBAT), a compact, wireless recording system, analyzes, compresses and transmits individual neural activity data via Bluetooth technology, from distances up to 30 meters. The device has flexible recording capabilities and the capacity for robust transmission in diverse environments. 

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Leading and Innovative Technology