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2023 President’s Prize Winners: Where They Are Now?

The 2023 President’s Innovation Prize (PIP) and President’s Engagement Prize (PEP) winners have each made significant strides over the course of the past year.

LNP Research from the Mitchell Lab is Highlighted in the Philadelphia Inquirer  

Mike Mitchell, PhD, was interviewed recently by the Philadelphia Inquirer about his cutting-edge research in lipid nanoparticles (LNPs), which are crucial for delivering mRNA into the body's cells.   

Penn’s CAR-T Treatment Shrank Brain Tumors in Patients in Clinical Trial  

In a new early-stage clinical trial, a Penn-invented CAR-T treatment shrank brain tumors in seven patients with glioblastoma.

PA as an Innovation Leader: Challenges and Solutions in the face of a Growing Industry  

Pennsylvania legislators are working on new ways to retain young residents who too often leave the region for opportunities after receiving their education within the state.

New Proposed Federal Guidelines Could Threaten Innovation

Recently proposed guidance could expand "march-in rights" under the Bayh-Dole Act, significantly impacting the development of products from federally funded research.

ToxiSense Develops Plant-Based Alternativeto Horseshoe Crab Blood 

ToxiSense is developing a plant-based alternative to test for bacterial toxins in vaccines and medical devices, which could eliminate the current need for  bloodletting of horseshoe crabs.

Linnaeus Therapeutics Announces Issuance of Composition of Matter Patent for LNS8801 by the European Patent Office 

Linnaeus Therapeutics, Inc. announced the issuance of EP patent 3823617 by the European Patent Office (EPO) covering the pharmaceutical composition of matter for their lead compound, LNS8801.  

Exyn Technologies Pioneers Drone Software for GPS-denied Environments 

Exyn Technologies, a PCI Ventures portfolio company focused on multi-platform robotic autonomy, is receiving global recognition for its groundbreaking drone software.

Nia Therapeutics Raises $8.5 Million 

Penn spinout Nia Therapeutics recently raised $8.5 million in an equity financing round.

2024 President’s Prize Winners Announced  

The President's Innovation Prize was recently awarded to fourth year Penn Engineering students for their project Jochi. 


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