Rescufy Launches Anaphylaxis Emergency Mobile App

Posted on June 30, 2016 — Kat Hinkel

Rescufy, a PCI Ventures company and inaugural AppItUP winner, has launched a groundbreaking new mobile app that will dramatically reduce the steps and response times in an anaphylaxis action plan during a life-threatening emergency.  In the event of a severe allergic reaction, with just the tap of a button on a smart phone’s home screen,…

Biogen Alliance

Posted on June 1, 2016 — Kat Hinkel

PCI facilitated a sizable multi-year collaborative alliance between Biogen and Penn Medicine faculty focused on gene therapy and gene editing. The collaboration has multiple main objectives: developing therapeutic approaches that target the eye, skeletal muscle and the central nervous system (CNS); validating next-generation gene transfer technology using adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene delivery vectors; and exploring…