Economic Development

University of Mississippi
University of Mississippi-based research on pterostilbene, a compound found in blueberries, lead to the development of pTeropure.
Pteropure is licensed to ChromaDex ® , Inc. an innovative natural products company.
Hyperion Technology Group, in conjunction with the University of Mississippi National Center for Physical Acoustics, has developed a series of infrasound sensors used by the military and research communities.
DSS-WISE is an integrated software package, developed by engineers in UM’s National Center for Computational Hydroscience and Engineering in collaboration with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Office of Infrastructure Protection.

The award-winning University of Mississippi Division of Technology Management directs the transfer of inventions and intellectual property out of the university into the private sector by licensing technologies to commercial partners and facilitating the formation of companies based on University of Mississippi-developed technologies. The university holds a diverse patent portfolio in pharmaceuticals, information technology, acoustics, and engineering.

For more information about UM-developed technologies, please contact:

Allyson Best, M.B.A.
Director of Technology Management
(662) 915-7188
amilhous@olemiss.edu