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University to business technology transfer—UK and USA comparisons. / Decter, Moira; Bennett, David; Leseure, Michel.

In: Technovation, Vol. 27, No. 3, 03.2007, p. 145-155.

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Decter, Moira ; Bennett, David ; Leseure, Michel. / University to business technology transfer—UK and USA comparisons. In: Technovation. 2007 ; Vol. 27, No. 3. pp. 145-155.

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