Wharton Professor Susan Wachter is working with Freddie Mac to address the nation’s crisis of housing affordability which is worsening over time.
AbbVie has entered into two Sponsored Research Agreements with the lab of Gary Molander, PhD, Professor of Chemistry in the School of Arts & Sciences.
Awarded a patent that describes novel autophagy inhibitors potentially useful in cancer therapy.
Gene therapy pioneer invents new therapy to improve delivery of gene therapies to treat ocular diseases
Awarded a patent that describes mRNA trans-splicing as a gene therapy for treatment of ocular diseases caused by defects in large genes.
Arjun Raj, PhD, Assistant Professor in the School of Engineering, was awarded a patent for technology that captures an innovative method to detect Single Nucelotide Polymorphisms (SNPs).
The Daily podcast by the New York Times interviewed Dr. Katalin Kariko about the long road to getting mRNA into the vaccines that are winning the war against COVID.
The 2020-21 year has been unique and challenging, yet successful. The University community of students, faculty, and staff overcame significant obstacles to flourish.
A two-year-old Philadelphia gene therapy company spun out of the University of Pennsylvania has raised $76 million
A low-cost, rapid diagnostic test for COVID-19 developed by Penn Medicine provides COVID-19 results within four minutes with 90% accuracy.