Rescuing the Lost in Translation

Cell. 2016 May 5;165(4):765-70. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2016.04.043.


The translation of medically relevant academic inventions that could transform public health has been notoriously difficult, stemming largely from cultural differences been academia and industry. New initiatives to kindle academic entrepreneurship and establish stronger public/private partnerships are helping to align these differences and accelerating the translation of promising new therapies.

MeSH terms

  • Academies and Institutes*
  • Biomedical Research* / economics
  • Biomedical Research* / education
  • Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
  • Drug Discovery
  • Equipment and Supplies
  • Public-Private Sector Partnerships*
  • Universities