Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Our innovative teams of clinicians, scientists and engineers create new technologies and devices to improve the lives we touch. We have many exciting innovations emanating from our collaborations you can learn more about the exciting new discoveries and technologies by visiting the  the Zucker Institute for Innovation Commercialization website.

The Zucker Institute for Innovation Commercialization at the Medical University of South Carolina plays a pivotal role in transforming medical innovations into real-world solutions. As a key part of the Office of Innovation, they focus on evaluating and leveraging the university’s intellectual property to create impactful medical products and services.


Nancy DeMore, MD 



Nancy Klauber-DeMore, M.D.

Vice Chair, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, MUSC Dept. of Surgery
BMW Endowed Chair in Cancer Research
Professor of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology 

Anti-SFRP2 Antibody for Immunotherapy Resistant Cancers

Joseph Scalea, MD 



Joseph Scalea, M.D. 

Executive Medical Director for MUSC Health  Solutions
Vice Chair, Innovation MUSC Dept. of Surgery
Professor of Transplant Surgery