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Technology Transfer Office (TTO)

About TTO

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Technology Transfer Office (TTO) partners with industry, academia, non-profits, and other government agencies to transfer CDC’s research portfolio into products and services to improve public health.

Available CDC Technologies


Collaborating with CDC

A researcher uses a DNA sequencer to analyze samples Interested in collaborating with CDC scientists? Visit our Industry section to find out more about how you can collaborate with CDC scientists and help address unmet public health needs.


Featured Technology

Photo of Counterfeit Drugs

Portable Laser-Operated Counterfeit Drug Identifier (CoDI) for Tablets


Success Stories

CDC scientists often provide solutions to unmet public health needs, by licensing or commercializing technologies. Here are a few ways CDC technologies have made an impact.


News & Events

News and Events

CDC OTI staff will participate in upcoming conferences. Please stop by our booth to learn more about CDC technologies, SBIR, and collaboration opportunities.

Info for CDC Researchers

“the photo shows a CDC researcher working with a cell culture solution. CDC Researchers interested in reporting new inventions, developing collaborative partnerships with outside parties, and beginning new agreements can visit our “For CDC Researchers” section to find out how to get started with CDC TTO’s assistance.


  • Page last reviewed: October 11, 2017
  • Page last updated: October 14, 2016
  • Content source:
    • Office of the Associate Director for Science