Penn Center for Innovation

Turning the Tide: Fast fentanyl testing can save lives

Posted on September 23, 2019 — Jessica Jones Gupta

For the first responders treating a possible opioid overdose, it is vitally important to quickly identify the drug the patient took. A dosage of naloxone administered immediately to someone overdosing on fentanyl can bring them back from the brink and prevent long-term damage. Unfortunately, the recent influx of illegal fentanyl and fentanyl-laced drugs, means that…

September is Robotics Month

Posted on September 1, 2015 — Kat Hinkel

This year, PCI will be presenting some in-depth looks at research areas within Penn. We’ll be starting out the new school year with a look at Penn’s robotics researchers, labs, projects, student initiatives, and clubs. ¬†We’ll be sharing videos, interviews, tweets, blog posts, and profiles, giving you a closer look into the great work going…