Success Stories
New Possibilities for Delivering Health

UCSF is the birthplace of biotech, nurturing innovators that have gone on to start Genentech, Chiron (now Novartis), and other industry giants. The University continues to nurture a bold spirit of entrepreneurship that enables our researchers and clinicians to pursue new possibilities for delivering health.

Thermo Fisher/UCSF Alliance

Partnership
For early biotech manufacturing at the Mission Bay campus

Sana Closes IPO

Startup
$675.6 million stock offering for UCSF founded startup

Autobahn Alliance

Partnership
From Bench to Bedside, Novel Therapeutics get a Boost.

Digital ADHD Treatment

Industry Licensing
ENDEAVOR technology is available for use at no cost during the acute phase of pandemic.

Data Science in Healthcare

Collaboration
Johnson & Johnson Innovation's Fellowship Program to Recruit Data Scientists

CRISPR Research Lab

Partnership
'Laboratory for Genomic Research:' CRISPR Pioneers with Industry Expertise to Unravel Human Genome

Catalyst + Plus

Project
Catalyst + Plus Provides Additional Support to Previous Catalyst Projects

New Programs

Partnership
UC Drug Discovery Consortium to Speed Development of Life-Saving Therapies 

CTI

Partnership
UCSF and Pfizer’s Center for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) – the model for industry-university partnerships.

UCSF, GE Healthcare

Partnership
UCSF, GE Healthcare Launch Deep Learning Partnership to Advance Care Globally

Tidepool

Collaboration
Entrepreneurship Center Alumnus Howard Look in collaboration with UCSF faculty

Immunoprofiler Initiative

Project
The UCSF Immuno-profiler Initiative is backed by >$10M from three global pharmaceutical companies

Next-Gen Precision Diagnostics

Project
Charles Chiu Uses Next-Gen Precision Diagnostics to ID Infectious Diseases

Stem-Cell Therapy Grant

Project
Tippie MacKenzie Receives Grant to Use Stem-Cell Therapy to Treat Alpha-Thalassemia Major