University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in September 2019

October 9, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued five U.S. patents in September 2019. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,413,301 "Perfusion Device for Treating an Injured Blood Vessel" Bryan Tillman, Associate Professor of Surgery and leader of a $1.8 million Department of Defense study to develop devices…

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Big Idea Center Announces First Cohort of The Forge Student Startup Incubator

Big Idea Center Announces First Cohort of The Forge Student Startup Incubator [caption id="attachment_12595" align="alignleft" width="4928"] The Heart/IO team, which is developing digital diagnostics for heart disease, was a prize winner in the 2019 Randall Family Big Idea Competition last March. (Pictured here with Rob Rutenbar, Vice Chancellor of Research,…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in August 2019

September 10, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued seven U.S. patents in August 2019. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,376,412 "Actively and Selectively Cooled Cushioning Surface" David Brienza, Associate Dean for Technology and Innovation at the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, and colleagues, have developed an…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in July 2019

August 14, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued nine U.S. patents in July 2019. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,344,003 Beibei Chen, associate professor of medicine and director of the Small Molecule Therapeutic Center, has developed first in class compounds related to inhibiting TGFβ pathway that bind…

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