Mitchell Lab’s Targeted Prenatal Therapy for Mothers and Their Babies Addresses Gap in Health Equity
The researchers’ successful trials in mice show that the technology may potentially lead to promising treatment options for humans with pre-eclampsia.
PCI Hosts its 7th Annual Innovation@Penn Conference
On January 9th, 2023 PCI was proud to present a star-studded program entitled “The Future of mRNA Technology” at Wharton San Francisco during the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference.
Penn Researchers Work On Reducing CO2 Emissions by Repurposing Waste from Industrial Mines
Peter Psarras, a research assistant professor in chemical and biomolecular engineering, and his colleagues are repurposing waste from industrial mines.
Penn spinout Neuralert Technologies’ stroke detection wristband selected for TIME’s List of the Best Inventions of 2022
The lightweight, non-invasive wristband device can detect the stroke symptoms in as little as 15 minutes.
Penn Engineering Commercialization Speaker Series
This fall, the Penn Center for Innovation and Penn Engineering present three monthly sessions with expert speakers, who will discuss funding, pitching, and open source software for commercialization.
Penn Inventors Recognized as Philadelphia Business Journal’s Inno Under 25 Honorees
Their innovative work was recognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal's PHL Inno initiative, which awards people 25 years and younger who are making an impact in the area’s startup ecosystem.
Katie Reuther on The Future of Penn Health-Tech and Penn’s Thriving Innovation Ecosystem
Penn Health-Tech is well known for turning innovative ideas across the health system into useful technologies and products that solve problems and advance health care.
New Applications for Teeth-Cleaning Microrobots, including Dental Treatment and Diagnostics
A proof-of-concept study has shown that these microrobots can also access the difficult-to-reach surfaces of the root canal with controlled precision.
Tech of the Month: Penn Faculty Invent Superlattices of Atomically Thin Materials with Strong Light Absorption for Next-Generation Optical Devices
A team of researchers led by Dr. Deep Jariwala recently developed superlattices that offer controllable thickness, device-scale lateral size, and strong light absorption.
Former Fellow Dr. Rosa María Álvarez, PhD Guest Speaks for PCI Fellows Program
Rosa's experience working in the lab and participating in the PCI Fellows program at Penn helped her gain valuable experience for her career at Deloitte.