FY2014 Statistics At a Glance

Number of Intellectual Property Disclosures Submitted258
Number of Patents Filed186
Number of Patents Issued82
Number of Startups10
Number of Commercialization Agreements145
Number of Other Agreements (MTAs, CDAs, etc.)744
License Revenue Received$7.5 million

Cumulative Statistics

  • US Patents Issued863
  • US Patents Pending:  309
  • IP Disclosures:  3,450+
  • Products to Market:  400+
  • Startups Launched:  100+
  • Jobs Created: 8,100+
  • Jobs Created in NC:  3,500+
  • Financing Raised:  $1.6B
  • Market Cap: $6.2B+