UILO Stats + Success Stories

The UILO enables UBC research and innovation partnerships that lead to life-changing innovation.

  • UBC discoveries have been at the heart of products, services and treatments that have generated an estimated $11 billion in sales
  • Each year, our researchers collaborate with industry, government and non-profit partners on more than 2,000 research projects
  • UBC technologies have formed the basis of 199 spin-off companies
  • Discover the economic impact of our recent spin-off companies.

     

Browse selected success stories

See our 2016/17 Stats

Oil companies license UBC software for improved deposit mapping

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Millipore licenses UBC diagnostic for Parkinson’s

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Primary Peptides: UBC spin-off aims to prevent death of brain cells

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Syncrude Canada and UBC seek to remediate water pollution

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Clinton Health Access funds UBC vaccine cooler for developing nations

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UBC and Boehringer Partner to Slow Pulmonary Fibrosis

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Roche invests in UBC Discovery to Combat Prostate Cancer

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From problem to product: UBC spin-off tackling phosphorus depletion

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UBC Spin-off Westport a Clean Energy Leader

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First Nations’ ancient medicinal clay could fight today’s worst infections

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UBC and BC Lottery Collaborate to Tackle Problem Gambling

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Test a Marker of Success

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SIFT algorithm moves seamlessly from idea to iPhone to Interpol

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UBC researchers develop drug to treat scarring and autoimmune diseases

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