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The business of science

Enterprising researchers often seek private sector support to secure funds, build collaborations, and spin out companies from their work. Here is some expert advice on technology transfer and research commercialisation for scientist entrepreneurs.



Innovators are finding better ways to produce, store and use energy, on Earth and beyond.

Outlook | | Nature

PhD holders should not underestimate their value to industry and the business sector, says Peter Fiske.

Column | | Nature

Universities aid entrepreneurs by helping them to turn their research into companies. In return, universities can reap financial benefits.

Outlook | | Nature

Programmes prepare biomedical trainees for the management side of science.

Feature | | Nature