However, only one respondent reported that the technology used in the project was licensed from the university.

More generally, the NRC Firm Survey, which did not differentiate between agencies, indicated that two-thirds of responding firms have one or more firm founders who were university staff, and that 36 percent of founders were most recently employed at a college or university.



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