Univs of Maryland & Delaware Receive FLC Awards

2017 Mid-Atlantic Regional Award Winners

The Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) for Technology Transfer Mid-Atlantic Region is pleased to announce the following winners of its 2017 awards:

Educational Institution and Federal Laboratory Partnership Award

USDA ARS Appalachian Fruit Research Station
USDA ARS Beneficial Insects Introduction Research Laboratory
Cornell University
North Carolina State University
Oregon State University
Pennsylvania State University
Rutgers University
University of Delaware
University of Maryland
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Washington State University
“Specialty Crop Initiative Coordinated Agriculture Project The BMSB”

Excellence in Technology Transfer Award

National Cancer Institute
“Development of Large Scale Production, Anti-HIV Microbicide in Soya Beans”

US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center
“Low-Volatility Agent Permeation Verification and Validation Program”

National Cancer Institute
“Avelumab, New Therapy for Metastatic Markel Cell and Urothelial Carcinomas”

Interagency Partnership Award
US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
“ECBC – ATF Partnership”

Rookie of the Year Award
Technology Transfer Ambassadors Program Team
National Cancer Institute

The awards will be presented during the FLC Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting and Industry Partnering Day at the Universities of Shady Grove in Rockville, Maryland on November 15, 2017.  Congratulations to all the winners on a job well done.