Industry News and Events


Regional and global life sciences industry happenings.

An exciting story continues to be told by the life sciences industry in Pittsburgh and throughout the world. It’s one that holds the promise of significant economic development for the region and dramatically improved quality of life for people and the environment worldwide.

Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse is in its second decade of helping the local life sciences community strengthen its position between discovery and market, and the latest information and developments can be found here, or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Facebook for up to the minute updates.


2016-10-18_Cognition Therapeutics to Begin Clinical Trials

2016-10-11 New TissueCypher® Validation Study Identifies High Risk Barrett’s Esophagus Patients Who Are 46x More likely to Have Cancer at Time of Biopsy

2016-09-21 Health Care of the Future:  Don Taylor

2016-09-19 PLSG Forest Devices Press Release

2016-09-09 Health Care Heroes John Manzetti – Pittsburgh Business Times

2016-08-25 The Robot Surgeon of Your Nightmares Can Wiggle Its Way Inside – Bloomberg Businessweek

2016-08-31-Pennsylvania Surgeon Leads the Way in Transoral Robotic Surgery

2016-08-31-UPMC Partners with Cernostics to Pursue ‘Precision Medicine’

2016-08-03 PLSG Reports Strong First Half in 2016

2016-07-14 Locally-Developed Robotic System Improves Minimally Invasive Surgeries

2016-06-27 PLSG Greenhouse Portfolio Client Medrobotics Earns Top Honors at Medical Design Excellence Awards

2016-06-09 A Spotlight On PA Life Sciences by Pennsylvania DCED

2016-05-26 PLSG’s Jim Jordan Serves as National Co-Chair of 12th Annual Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp, June 5-6

2016-05-16 PLSG Announces the Promotion of Diana Cugliari to Senior Executive Associate

2016-05-11 Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Portfolio Company Cognition Therapeutics Wins Angel Capital Association’s Luis Villabos Award

2016 What Actually Drives Innovation in the Life Sciences Industry

2016-04 PLSG Kicks Off Q2 with Portfolio Client Successes and Presence at 3 Rivers Venture Fair

2016-03-16 Potential Breakthrough ‘Alzheimer’s Pill’ Could Transform Treatment

2016-03-02 Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Invests $50,000 Into Better Body Image

2016-01-27 Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Invests More Than $226,000 In Carmell Therapeutics

2016-01-06 CMU, UPMC Develop First Flexible Robot To Assist Head & Neck Surgery+

2016 Outlook Large Pharma to Seek Help from Therapeutic Start-Ups to Alleviate R&D Investment