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FIN 629 Financing Research Commercialization
  3 hours Elective Terms Offered: F15, F16
  Advisory Prerequisites: MBA Core or permission of instructor 
  Cross-listed with: ES 629 
  Financing Research Commercialization --- This course is a practicum, offering an opportunity to apply collective team work of a student/mentor alliance to building a launch pad for a technology-based venture. This course is open to Ross School MBA and BBA students as well as all UM graduate students. Student teams will work with mentors and principal investigators (PI) from UM faculty in the Medical School, College of Engineering and other divisions to build a business and marketing plan for a new technology or invention. Projects are based upon disclosures made to UM Office of Technology Transfer, other universities and industrial companies.