Opening the door to innovation.

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PubMedID: 24784437

Schuurman J, Graus YF, Labrijn AF, Ruuls S, Parren PW. Opening the door to innovation. MAbs. 2014;6(4):.
Open innovation is the new buzz, with initiatives popping up left and right. Here, we give a personal perspective on a very successful, knowledge-driven innovation initiated in an academia- industry alliance, which culminated in technology platforms that enable the generation of therapeutic antibodies with novel properties. To start, we provide a general background on open innovation in the drug development field.