2019

Antimalarial Drug Tafenoquine
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Antimalarial Drug Tafenoquine

With no vaccine yet available, malaria persists as one of the top infectious disease threats to U.S. military service members and support staff stationed overseas. A serious and sometimes fatal disease, malaria is transmitted by Anopheles mosquitoes infected with one of several species of the...
Birds Don’t Always Like What They See
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Birds Don’t Always Like What They See

Wildlife cause billions of dollars of damage to agriculture and personal property each year. Scientists at the National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) have long-standing partnerships with private companies and industry groups to investigate bird- and rodent-repellent compounds, formulations, and...
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Cogent Energy Systems

Large waste-to-energy (WTE) facilities have existed for decades, but technology that allows for economic recovery of energy from waste on a small scale has remained elusive. Founded in 2012, Cogent Energy Systems has been developing a process to do that. The story starts at Idaho National...
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Dr. Larry Clark

Since becoming Director of the USDA National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) in 2008, Dr. Larry Clark has strived to increase and promote NWRC’s impact as the leading international institution for wildlife damage management research. Under his direction, technology transfer has become a major focus...
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Elizabeth Brooke Pyne

Elizabeth Brooke Pyne provides consistent, exceptional service as the FLC Midwest Regional Coordinator, a position she was re-elected to in 2018 (first elected in 2016). She is the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane’s Office of Research and Technology Applications (ORTA) Technology Transfer...
GoX Studio Ergo Wearable Sensor Kit
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GoX Studio Ergo Wearable Sensor Kit

A patented approach to measuring power generated during activities such as walking and running, developed by an injured veteran working at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane), is now being integrated into next-generation military equipment as well as athletic, therapeutic...
Interagency Partnership for Xenon International
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Interagency Partnership for Xenon International

Brought together by a shared mission to eliminate the testing of nuclear weapons worldwide, several federal agencies, government contractors, and private industry established a unique partnership to develop and commercialize a radioxenon monitoring system to detect nuclear weapons testing. The...
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James Mitchell

James Mitchell is a Technology Enterprise Specialist with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). As the Technology Enterprise Specialist, he provides expert advice on all matters regarding intellectual property (IP), managing the bureau’s patent and licensing portfolio and coordinating with outside...

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