sciVelo is a University of Pittsburgh program accelerating life sciences translational research.
sciVelo advances Pitt’s translational research ecosystem through a transdisciplinary team of over 25 practicing scientists, clinicians, and translational research experts.sciVelo’s mission is to Engage in Research of Impact by identifying, cultivating, and advancing Pitt’s most promising translational research to “fill the funnel” for downstream commercial translation resources at the University of Pittsburgh.
Translational Research Themes
The Brain Health theme encompasses research that develops treatments for and monitoring of conditions that affect Brain Health by engaging with existing commercial translation and Brain Health partners on Pitt's campus... Read more
sciVelo’s Regenerative Cell Therapy theme is focused on accelerating Pitt’s numerous translational research projects in this space towards clinical impact. Pitt researchers have performed many clinical trials to establish the safety and efficacy... Read more
The Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data (CCA), Pitt's arm of the Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance (PHDA), works with University investigators to translate their innovative research into digital health projects with commercial translation...Read more
sciVelo’s Drug Discovery theme assists Pitt researchers developing novel small molecule and biologic candidates for pharmaceutical intervention... Read more
sciVelo supports over 20 immunotherapy-related commercial translation projects with clinical applications in cancer, transplant, aging... Read more
Precision Medicine encompasses clinical strategies that deliver diagnoses, prognoses or therapies to patients in a manner that is optimized... Read more
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Meet Our Commercial Translators
Are you a Pitt investigator interested in framing your basic research toward commercial application?
Are you looking to accelerate your translational development career in the Health Sciences?
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