Behavioral health platform NeuroFlow just closed a $7.5 M Series A

Posted on December 16, 2019 — Jessica Jones Gupta

The company said it plans to use the round to add employees in its sales, marketing and data science departments, and to further develop its mental health platform. Read more on Philly

Penn Vet scientists receive two of six PCI Annual Commercialization Awards

Posted on December 9, 2019 — Jessica Jones Gupta

Three researchers from the School of Veterinary Medicine are among the recipients of the annual Innovation awards from the PCI, which recognizes the six most significant scientific discoveries or partnerships at Penn during the preceding twelve months. Award recipients were recognized at a reception and ceremony at the University’s Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare…

Celebrating Penn Innovators, Inventors, and Partners

Posted on December 4, 2019 — Jessica Jones Gupta

On Tuesday, December 3 at the beautiful Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books, and Manuscripts in the Van Pelt Library, more than 150 Penn inventors and partners came together to celebrate Penn’s innovation achievements during fiscal year 2019. The fourth annual Celebration of Innovation highlighted the best of the University’s innovators from medical devices…

Top 20 translational researchers of 2018

Posted on December 3, 2019 — Jessica Jones Gupta

Nature Biotechnology’s 2018 ranking of the top translational researchers in biotech examines total patents (US and European) awarded in 2018, the researcher’s top-cited patent over the past five years, and H-index, a calculation of the impact of a researcher’s publications over time (the higher the number, the greater the impact). View the article. Published online December…

Innovation at ‘Cellicon Valley’

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PCI was featured in a Penn Today article in advance of the fourth annual Celebration of Innovation. The article highlights key PCI facts and figures about ongoing efforts towards translating discoveries and ideas into products and businesses. Read the Article.

Penn Medicine’s Fall Issue: Innovation

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The term “innovation” is so often used in health care these days that it sounds shallow and empty. In some places, it’s just one more trendy piece of business jargon. So why have an “innovation issue” of Penn Medicine? Because innovation is not a hollow term here. Read the Issue

People of PCI: Jennifer Langenberger

Posted on December 2, 2019 — Jessica Jones Gupta

The Penn Center for Innovation is often the behind-the-scenes force promoting Penn discoveries, innovation, and technology. With this blog series, we’re moving the amazing PCI staff into the spotlight to learn about what they do, what led them to PCI, and how their work helps the greater Penn community. Our fourth spotlight shines on Jennifer…

Device Accelerator: How a Vest for COPD Evolved

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Through the Penn Medicine Medical Device Accelerator, a physician’s back-of-a-napkin sketch may soon help patients breathe easier. Read More (On Penn Medicine News)