Diverse Pitt Innovations Begin Path to Market in First Gear

[caption id="attachment_6765" align="alignright" width="3120"] Stephen Smagula, who previously took the top prize last November in the Philips Grand Challenge, received the top award at the demo day for the most recent cohort of the Innovation Institute's First Gear Program.[/caption] April 10, 2016 The Circadian Activity Profiling System (CAPS) was selected…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in March 2018

April 5, 2018 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were awarded five U.S. patents in March 2018. Featured Patent U.S. 9,915,714 “MSC-SELMQC Method for Simultaneous Mapping of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in High Fat Tissues” Dr. Qiuhong He has developed methods for detecting choline, polyunsaturated fats and lactate that…

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Pitt Innovation Institute Establishes Big Idea Center for Student Entrepreneurship

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Big Idea Competition Marks 10th Anniversary of Launching Pitt Student Entrepreneurs

March 30, 2018 Big Idea Winners Announced and News on the Brand New Big Idea Center for Student Entrepreneurship With a blast of confetti falling from above the stage at the Charity Randall Theater, the participants in the 2018 Randall Family Big Idea Competition celebrated the culmination of two months…

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