Medical Technology Transfer Overview

The U.S. Army Medical Research and Development CommandExternal link (USAMRDC) Office of Research and Technology Applications (ORTA) otherwise known as the Technology Transfer Office coordinates all intellectual property licensing on behalf of all USAMRDC's subordinate laboratories from the federal sector to nonfederal parties.

The ORTA office at each subordinate laboratory coordinates Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADAs), Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs), Interagency Agreements (IAAs), Nondisclosure agreements (NDAs), and other technology transfer transactions.

To learn more about each of USAMRDC's subordinate laboratories, use the links below or contact each ORTA office directly.


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Last Modified Date: 05 Mar 2024

This Web site provides an introduction to the Office of Research and Technology Applications (ORTA) and contains official Government information.

Its use is intended for members of the general public, news media and Military Health System beneficiaries.

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