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Director of Licensing

Physical sciences/engineering licensing, invention disclosures, and startups

Marta earned her B.S. degree in Physics from Rutgers University and her M.S. degree in Physics from Purdue University. Marta co-founded and developed FuturaGene, a university spin-off that went public on AIM in London and was ultimately sold to Suzano. She also worked for D-Helix, another biotech startup based on technologies licensed from several universities around the world. Before she became involved in university spin-offs, she worked at the Collider Detector at Fermilab experiment that was searching for the recently discovered Higgs Boson.