Research at University Health Network
Technology Transfer
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Research Business Development Office
Ontario Cancer Institute
Located at the Banting Building

Techna is a new institute at UHN, in collaboration with the University of Toronto, devoted to the advancement of health technologies. Our mission is twofold: to shorten the time interval from technology discovery and development to application of such technologies for the benefit of patients and the health care system, and to facilitate the convergence of basic investigation, technology development and translational research. Techna represents a paradigm shift towards demand-driven activities and the organizational alignment of the needs of the research hospital and the research enterprise. 

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For more information, please visit the Techna webpage

  Students looking at experimental results
Snapshot: Techna 2015
  51 Reseachers
  67 Trainees
  37 Staff
  12,484 sq. ft. Research Space
  275 Total Publications
  $11,959,743 External Funding

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