Sustaining Western PA’s Life Sciences Economy
Supporting promising innovations in:
Where Breakthrough Ideas Realize Full Potential
Proven strategies for companies at every stage:
A JUST-CONCEIVED OR NEWLY FORMED COMPANY
CORE PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVICE
COMPANY WITH CORE MANAGEMENT AND PRODUCT
POSITIVE CASH FLOW
RECEIVED FINANCING AND GENERATING REVENUE
MARKET, PRODUCT, AND WORKFORCE EXPANSION
PROFITABLE AND PUSHING FOR ADDITIONAL DEVELOPMENT
NEXT GENERATION AND GLOBAL MARKET SERVICES
We All Know What’s in a Number
Since beginning operations in 2002 PLSG has generated:
TOTAL IN COMMITTED INVESTMENTSSUSTAINABLE GROWTH
INVESTMENTS IN 75 COMPANIESCAPITAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMS
LEVERAGED ADDITIONAL CAPITAL FOR OUR REGIONINDUSTRY COLLABORATION
FOR LIFE SCIENCES COMPANIES THROUGH PLSG ACCELERATOR FUNDCAPITAL ACCELERATION
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The University of Pittsburgh has formalized a plan to support entrepreneurship by turning research into commercialization with UPMC. http://bit.ly/1JDJizN
How does mindfulness affect health and an individual’s risk of disease? Recent Carnegie Mellon research supported by the National Science Foundation and Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Opportunity Fund explores the relationship. http://bit.ly/1MhdIXu
Investments in life sciences last year were at their highest level since 2007, according to a recent report. http://reut.rs/19oz85P
Learn about the legal aspects of raising funds for your startup company at a two-part workshop at Carnegie Mellon on March 5th. Get more details and register here: http://bit.ly/1CASGLw
Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse added 2 new photos.
PLSG CEO treating everyone at the office to fresh made sausage and peppers. Yummy! #CEOhardatwork
Innovative startups are helping consumers make better healthcare purchases. Here’s how: http://bit.ly/1BlTaIs
Different materials have unique spectral fingerprints that can be detected with a spectrometer.
Nanolambda has developed Apollo, a nano spectrometer that could be used in healthcare, air quality and a number of other applications. View their Indiegogo campaign here: http://bit.ly/1EFhG6D
Learn how to write your business plan at the SBDC 2nd Step Workshop on February 19th. More details here: http://bit.ly/1Ac2EpK
We are pleased to support Helen Behn, a local Pittsburgh entrepreneur who is close to reaching her #Kickstarter goal for Spand-Ice If you have a pain in your back that you need to manage, check out their product and consider "backing" the campaign! #KeepGoing #GoSpandIce ow.ly/HgmOe
Cohera Medical Inc receives FDA Approval of First Tissue Adhesive for Internal Use in the U.S.
Cohera signs with B.Braun to sell TissuGlu in Germany, Spain
ALung Technologies Inc. gets permission to sell Hemolung in Australia.
Jim Jordan on TechVibe Radio!
PLSG Names John Kuzmishin Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Congratulations to It - CNS on the launch of the application for secure file transfers Safety4Data.
It-CNS, Inc. Thank you very much.
December 11, 2014 at 7:52 pm
Helomics Corp.: A life sciences evolution spanning 20 years
Congratulations to Medrobotics' Flex® System Honored With One Of Top 100 Annual Best of What's New Awards by Popular Science Magazine.
After hundreds of submissions and 25 finalists Treatspace prevailed.
Congratulations to Treatspace Winner of the 2014 $1 Million Global Action Challenge!
Four inventions that trace their origins to Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science and, particularly, the Robotics Institute, have been honored by the annual Best of What's New Awards by Popular Science.
This year's winners, published in the magazine's December issue, include the Flex System, a head and neck surgery tool based on snake robot research.
Medrobotics Corp. announced earlier this year that it would begin limited marketing in Europe of a robot-assisted surgical device based on the bio-inspired robot research of Howie Choset, Carnegie Mellon University professor of robotics.
Congratulations to Phil Petraglia Nominated for Pittsburgh Business Times CFO of the Year - Small Non-Profit Category!
Cognition Therapeutics Inc. Announces Publication of Research Indentifying sigma-2/PGRMC1 Receptor as a Major New Drug Target for Alzheimer's Disease Therapy
PLSG Chief Investment Officer, Jim Jordan, announces "Innovation, Commercialization, and Start-Ups In Life Sciences" book release.
Sarah Jordan Congrats!
November 12, 2014 at 1:41 am
PDI Expands Molecular Diagnostics Business with RedPath Integrated Pathology Acquisition
Pitt names No.42 in world on U.S. News' top 500 university rankings
Job well done University of Pittsburgh !
CEO, John Manzetti's interview with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse seeing quick returns with health care information technology.