TechConnect Innovation Program

Medical applications of plants used in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)

Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

The TCBMR seeks to develop novel therapeutics or dietary supplements from the plants historically used in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) using an exclusive pipeline of plants from our Chinese partners that are not available to the rest of the Western world.

Primary Application Area: Pharmaceuticals & Personal Care

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 2

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Our exclusive agreement with China gives us access to plant specimens to which no one else has access.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 611

Website: www.mtsu.edu

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners