Challenges Facing UK Technology Transfer
The need for new healthcare solutions to combat COVID-19 has
brought about significant technology transfer achievements in recent weeks.
Universities across the UK have especially contributed to new developments that have directly benefited patients and the national health service. Just one example was the collaboration between UCL and Mercedes that produced a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) device in fewer than 100 hours from the initial meeting to production of the first device.