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Keyhole surgery. Space technology. New treatments for cancer. Flat-screen technology.

Our technology breakthroughs have been delivering successful and life-changing commercial results for as long as we can remember.

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Reuters 2017

Let's work together to transform your ideas into commercial successes

We are a world-class institution, with world-leading technology experts, research and advanced research facilities. Our innovation culture involves working with large and small partners to turn technology ideas into commercial realities. Together we can go even further.

Industry stories from the University of Dundee

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Press Release

The University of Dundee has become a signatory to the Technician Commitment, a national pledge to support technicians in universities and research institutions

Published on 16 June 2021

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Press Release

A novel vaccine production platform that could prove decisive in the battle against Streptococcus is among the University of Dundee innovations recognised in Scotland’s largest company creation programme for the higher education sector.

Published on 11 May 2021

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Press Release

The University of Dundee is part of a new industry collaboration launched to accelerate drug discovery projects that will fast track research from the laboratory to patients.

Published on 7 May 2021

“We go beyond 'state-of-the-art' research to find the building blocks of the universe.”

Professor Amin Abdolvand