Center for Medical Innovation Awards $105,000 to 5 Research Groups

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in January 2019

February 11, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued 17 U.S. patents in January 2019. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,167,519 "Fusion Gene Associated with Progressive Prostate Cancer" Jianhua Luo, professor in the Department of Pathology, and colleagues have developed methods and compositions for determining whether a person…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in December 2018

January 10, 2019 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued six patents in December 2018. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,160,974 "Engineered Cytokne and Chemokine-Expressing Candida Albicans Strains and Methods of Use" A team led by Sarah Gaffen, professor of rheumatology, has genetically modified strains of Candida albicans (C.…

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University of Pittsburgh Announces Patents Issued in November 2018

December 7, 2018 The University of Pittsburgh announced that Pitt innovators were issued seven patents in November 2018. Featured Patent: U.S. 10,137,236 "Self-Regulating Device for Modulating Inflammation" The innovators, led by Yoram Vodovotz, Professor of Surgery, Immunology, Computational and Systems Biology and Bioengineering, have conceived a medical device that employs…

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