Pitt Ranked Among Top 25 Universities for Technology Transfer

Commercialization of university research is a key driver of U.S. economic growth and long-term competitiveness, according to a recently issued report by nonpartisan think tank The Milken Institute. The report ranked the University of Pittsburgh at #24 among the best universities for technology transfer, up from #35 when it last…

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Pitt Student Startups Aeronics and uTranslated Selected Among Nation’s Best University Startups

April 17, 2017   Two Pitt student companies that grew up through the university’s entrepreneurship ecosystem have been included among the nation’s best student startups by the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2). Aeronics and uTranslated will travel to Washington D.C. April 18-20 to participate in the University Startups…

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Pitt Innovators in the News: Alung Technologies Raises $36 Million to Usher Artificial Lung Device Through Clinical Trials

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in March 2017

April 6, 2017   The University of Pittsburgh reported that Pitt Innovators were issued 11 U.S. patents in March 2017. Featured Patent US 9,585,933 "Therapeutic Use of Peptide Inhibitors of NADPH Oxidase; Aerosolization as a Delivery Mechanism" Dr. Patrick Pagano, Professor & Vice Chair, Graduate Education Director, Molecular Pharmacology Graduate…

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