Research North Carolina

Research North Carolina
Converting science and technology into products and services


The concepts, processes and technologies created in North Carolina’s private and public institutions are laying the groundwork for economic success in our state.

The collaboration between innovation and economic development is critical. An interactive process of strategic cooperation is needed to move discoveries into commercial success.



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Johnston County grows a new crop of industries: Workforce and low costs bring pharmaceutical and life-science companies
Johnston County Economic Development Commission

At N.C. A&T, commercialization and collaboration have become common: Research leads to new technology and new partners
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

Powerful partnerships, practical solutions: N.C. State developing national reputation for taking on global challenges
N.C. State University

RTI International developing science-based solutions to global health challenges: Innovations will help individuals and communities lead better lives
RTI International

Research at UNC-Chapel Hill fuels North Carolina's innovation economy: Research activity at Carolina ranks 11th in the nation
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Power and energy is an EPIC effort at UNC Charlotte: Students, faculty and industry combine to create a sustainable future
UNC Charlotte

Wake Forest Innovations accelerates pace of turning discoveries into lifesavers: Entrepreneurs and scientists work together at its Winston-Salem campus
Wake Forest Innovations