June 22, 2020

sciVelo transforming careers: Member spotlight on Vinitha Ganesan, PhD

“Growth happens outside your comfort zone and I’m very grateful for the opportunity to learn and grow here […]
May 4, 2020

sciVelo translating careers: Team member spotlight on Ayantika (Annie) Ghosh, PhD

Ayantika (Annie) Ghosh, PhD, moved to the United States in 2010 from India to join the University of […]
March 16, 2020

CCA 2020 Funding Opportunities

The Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance’s Center for Commercial Applications of Healthcare Data (CCA) seeks applications biannually for early-stage […]
September 19, 2019

Pittsburgh Partnership in Translational and Clinical Research Clarifies Ambiguity in Clinical Text

July 18, 2019
Andrew and Kathrin during their weekly meeting at sciVelo.

sciVelo translating careers: Team spotlight on Andrew Brown, PhD and Kathrin Gassei, PhD

Andrew Brown, PhD and Kathrin Gassei, PhD are part of sciVelo’s founding team. Their paths first intersected at […]
July 14, 2019

Changing the way to look at cancer: SpIntellx introduces Spatial Intelligence and Explainable Artificial Intelligence to improve pathology and biopharma research

1.6 million breast biopsies are performed each year in the US to diagnose cancer as a follow-up to […]
May 21, 2019

From Engineering Tissues to Engineering Genomes: sciVelo Alumni Spotlight on Elizabeth (Abby) C. Stahl, PhD

On a cold December day in 2018, the room is warm and full of family, friends, colleagues and […]
May 9, 2019

Michigan-Pittsburgh-Wyss Resource Center: Driving New Innovations in Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative Medicine (RM) is an exciting and relatively new biomedical discipline that seeks to establish methods of repairing […]
February 24, 2019
Jonathan Silverstein, MD of of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Informatics, during the Health Record Research Request office hours at sciVelo.

Health Data Analytics and Electronic Health Records for Better Healthcare

Health information systems are collecting large amounts of patient data in the form of electronic health records (EHRs). […]
September 25, 2018
Xinghua Lu, left, and Greg Cooper, right, of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Informatics.

Machine Learning Platform Identifies Unknown Genetic Drivers of Cancer to Personalize Treatment Strategies

Despite a decline in overall U.S. cancer mortality rates, cancer is still among the leading causes of death […]