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Life Sciences

Our Life Sciences collection features technologies in the fields of neuromodulation, immuno-oncology, digital health, and more.

Life Sciences Collection Category Listing

  • ADCs & Other Bioconjugates

    ADCs & Other Bioconjugates

    Antibody drug conjugates and other bioconjugates for the treatment and diagnosis of disease. Also includes click chemistry and other novel biochemical methods for conjugation.

  • AI in Medicine: Medical Imaging

    AI in Medicine: Medical Imaging

    Technologies that use artificial intelligence to drastically increase the value of medical images collected using ultrasound, PET, CT, MRI, and other common medical imaging modalities.

  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases

    Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases

    This collection contains technologies targeting cardiac dysfunction, diabetes, stroke, obesity, and fatty liver disease, including small molecule inhibitors, drug delivery systems, cell therapies, gene editing tools, and diagnostic methods.

  • CNS: Neurodegenerative Diseases

    CNS: Neurodegenerative Diseases

    Tools to help treat neurodegenerative diseases, including novel targets against conditions like Huntington’s diseases, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s.

  • CNS: Psychiatric Diseases

    CNS: Psychiatric Diseases

    Technologies to help diagnose and treat psychiatric conditions like PTSD & depression.

  • Dermatology


    Technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of skin pathologies such as psoriasis, scarring, wounds, and more. Also includes novel approaches in digital health and medtech for dermatological applications.

  • Diagnostics: Selected Highlights

    Diagnostics: Selected Highlights

    Selected diagnostic and prognostic technologies spanning liquid biopsy, molecular profiling, imaging and immunoassays for applications in cancer and other diseases.

  • Drug & Target Discovery Platforms

    Drug & Target Discovery Platforms

    Technologies to accelerate your therapeutic pipeline ranging from in vitro high throughput screening platforms to artificial intelligence in silico screening platforms

  • Drug Delivery & Targeting

    Drug Delivery & Targeting

    This collection features Stanford-developed drug delivery and design technologies, including hydrogels, exosomes, nanoparticles, and targeted delivery systems, aimed at improving therapeutic efficacy and lowering toxicity.

  • Immuno-oncology: Cellular Therapies

    Immuno-oncology: Cellular Therapies

    Technologies to increase the applicability and effectiveness of adoptive T-cell and NK cell therapies, reduce T-cell exhaustion, improve safety, and novel targets

  • Immuno-oncology: Molecular (non-cellular) Therapies

    Immuno-oncology: Molecular (non-cellular) Therapies

    New targets, state-of-the-art delivery systems, and novel large and small molecule drugs that offer next-generation approaches to harness the immune system to fight cancer

  • Immunology & Autoimmune

    Immunology & Autoimmune

    Browse cell and gene therapies, diagnostics, and small molecule therapies targeting autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.

  • Infectious Disease & Vaccines

    Infectious Disease & Vaccines

    This intellectual property portfolio includes vaccine development platforms, antibiotics, antivirals, and diagnostic tools targeting infectious diseases, including COVID-19.

  • Neuromodulation Technologies

    Neuromodulation Technologies

    Technological solutions to help enable the next generation of advanced neurological treatment devices.

  • Ophthalmology


    Ophthalmology technologies from Stanford inventors

  • Optogenetics


    Optogenetics technologies with multifaceted applications in drug discovery, therapeutics, neurostimulation, neurodegenerative diseases, mood disorders, and neuroimaging.

  • Rare Diseases

    Rare Diseases

    See a collection of available Stanford technologies for the treatment of rare diseases like IPEX, Duchenne's muscular dystrophy, Friedreich's Ataxia, polycythemia, and more. Includes both cell & gene therapies and small molecule & antibody therapies

  • Research Tools

    Research Tools

    Molecular, cellular, and antibody tools and methods, DNA sequencing & analysis technologies, optical biosensing and analytics technologies, etc.

  • RNA Medicines

    RNA Medicines

    RNA technologies for designing treatments for human disease

  • Women's Health

    Women's Health

    Women's Health-related technologies from Stanford inventors.