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Resources

Biodesign provides a number of useful resources for faculty, staff and students interested in medical device innovation.

Case Studies
A suite of cases that have a particular focus on Biodesign/Innovation in healthcare. Includes Ethics, Business,and Global cases.
ebiodesign
This website is a companion to our textbook: Biodesign: The Process of Innovating Medical Technologies. It provides live links to the 29 Getting Started sections from the book.
Entrepreneurial Next Steps
Local resources that will help you launch your project in the real world. Stanford medtech entrepreneurs: Start here!
Grants
Biodesign administers a number of grant programs to which Stanford faculty, students, postdocs and staff may apply
Global Sourcebook Chapters
We have authored several chapters that cover Medtech industry differences in OUS countries.
Office of Technology Licensing
Stanford's Licensing and technology transfer office (OTL.) Also, learn about the 'best practices' for Student Inventors.
Patent Search Tutorial
A short tutorial on how to optimize patent searching at the USPTO website
Regulatory Video Briefs
The essential elements of regulation of medical devices through video briefs
Search Medtech Available for Licensing
Search Stanford's technology database for medical device technology available for licensing from the university
Stanford IP Policy
Stanford's policy on Intellectual Property
Video Resources
Select Video recordings from lectures and events at Biodesign