PCI May 2018 News Roundup

Posted on May 31, 2018 — Kat Hinkel

May 2018 news stories about innovation at Penn. Some highlights: May 1 – How to sustain momentum in the fight against cancer (Technically Philly) May 1 – A cancer treatment that one expert called the ‘most exciting thing I’ve seen in my lifetime’ just got approved to treat more patients (Business Insider) May 1 –…

Philly Tech Week: PCI Round up

Posted on May 8, 2018 — Kat Hinkel

From April 27 to May 5, Philadelphia celebrated the 8th annual  Philly Tech Week. As a sponsor, Penn participated in many events, including hosting the “Grow” track at the new Introduced by Technically conference on May 3, and bringing together several departments and organizations for a trade show table at the Signature Event on Friday…

Quarterly Patents (January, February, March 2018)

Posted on — Kat Hinkel

We are proud to recognize the following inventors who have been issued patents in the last quarter. Congratulations! US Patents (23) Country Principal Investigator Patent # Patent Title Issue Date United States Axelsen 9,855,357 Rapid Surface Disinfection Method and Apparatus  1/2/2018 United States Bennett 9,896,665 Proviral Plasmids for Production of Recombinant Adeno-Associated Virus  2/20/2018 United…

How to sustain momentum in the fight against cancer (Technically Philly, May 1, 2018)

Posted on May 1, 2018 — Kat Hinkel

  Dr. Carl June gets emotional when he remembers that moment — a historic one in science, by most accounts — when the first patient to receive experimental CAR T-cell treatment against advanced blood cancer, developed by his team, came back from the brink of death. Read More