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By Deb Weis

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The board oversees the protection, development and commercialization of intellectual properties developed at UK.

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July 26, 2000 – (Lexington, Ky.) – The University of Kentucky Research Foundation's 2000-2001 Board of Directors includes UK President Charles T. Wethington, Jr.; Fitzgerald B. Bramwell, vice president for Research and Graduate Studies; Lexington Campus Chancellor Elisabeth Zinser; James W. Holsinger Jr., medical center chancellor; Ben Carr, vice president for administration; George DeBin, vice president for fiscal affairs; Marian Sims and John R. "Jack" Guthrie, UK Board of Trustees members; Don Gash and Robert Haddon, UK faculty;  Henry Jackson, Jackson Plastics; and F. Richard Kurzynske, Cyrus Partnership.

Founded in 1945, UKRF is a not-for-profit Kentucky corporation that receives external grants and contracts, intellectual property income, and other designated income for the university.  UKRF oversees the protection, development, and commercialization of intellectual properties and manages special cooperative agreements.

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