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Penn Spinout Verismo Therapeutics Receives FDA Clearance of Investigational New Drug Application for SynKIR-110™, a KIR-CAR T Cell Immunotherapy Candidate

Verismo plans to begin enrolling patients in the first quarter of 2023 at the initial clinical site, the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Penn Ranks Number 15 on Report of Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2021

The National Academy of Inventors & the Intellectual Property Owners Association ranked Penn in the Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2021.

Weissman Lab is Working on New Type of Vaccines to Protect Against All Coronaviruses

The Weissman Lab is working towards developing vaccines that not only target multiple COVID variants, but also multiple types of coronaviruses.

PCI Fellows Enjoy First In-Person Meeting of the Year

On September 19, the PCI Fellows got together for their first in-person meeting since the cohort began in April.

PCI Fellows Program trains future commercialization leaders

PCI Fellows get exposure to a wide range of emerging technologies and commercialization opportunities in the life sciences, physical sciences, nanotechnology, and beyond. 

Penn Medicine Co-Investment Program launches

Fiscal year 2022 saw the Co-Investment Program help launch and fund 2 new companies ViTToria Biotherapeutics and Dispatch Bio, as well as participate in follow-on rounds for Linnaeus Therapeutics, Car

Austin Alumni host SXSW Pitch Programs

For the 5th year, PCI partnered with the Penn Wharton Austin Alumni group to host a startup pitch session in conjunction with SXSW Interactive. 

Faculty Innovators are Celebrated

The 6th annual Celebration of Innovation returned in a hybrid format for 2021 with both attendees and award recipients participating in person and virtually.

PCI highlights Penn Robotic innovation during Philly Tech Week

From May 6 - 12, PCI participated in the 12th annual Philly Tech Week, a conference hosted by Philly, to showcase some of the city's best technology and innovation.

Leading Scientists unite to launch Capstan Therapeutics

Penn spinout Capstan Therapeutics unites decades of combined experience in groundbreaking CAR therapies with the latest advances in mRNA delivery technology to find new cures for cancer and other dise


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