The Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) is Cornell University's technology transfer office. We manage technology for Cornell's Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell Tech, and Cornell AgriTech in Geneva.

COVID-19 Solutions at Cornell University

Latest Innovations Immediately Available

The following are select COVID-19 related technologies ready for commercialization




Point-of-Care-Testing for COVID-19
Ultra-rapid (<5 minutes), highly-sensitive, and highly-specific detection of COVID-19 (TET-VirusDX), that is both cost-effective and easy to use. Read more




Tunable, Anti-inflammatory Immune Responsive Biomaterials for COVID-19 Treatment
A platform of anti-inflammatory polymeric biomaterials that provides tunable immune responses via the modulation of macrophage metabolism. Read more



Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Drinking Mask with Protection against Respiratory Illnesses
Protective mask (N-95, surgical, cloth, etc.) combined with an HME filter for safe drinking with others when social distancing is not possible. Read more


More Cornell COVID-19 Technologies


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Connecting and Collaborating with Cornell

Didn’t find the technology you’re looking for? Cornell University’s faculty, researchers, and entrepreneurs are accelerating and developing viable solutions to challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic.


On our Ithaca and Cornell Tech campuses, CTL’s Innovation Partnerships and Business Development teams actively track innovations and exciting research across the entire enterprise.


Connect with a member of the Cornell team to learn more about our latest faculty research and collaboration opportunities.


Cornell Pledges to Licensing Frameworks for Rapid Utilization of COVID-19 Technologies


Cornell has joined with other leading research institutions in committing to making promising technologies available and has pledged to special licensing frameworks to help foster a rapid response to COVID-19 including the COVID-19 Technology Access Framework and AUTM’s COVID-19 Licensing Guidelines. Read more



Cornell Programs to Promote Commercialization and Partnership