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A discovery by Pitt and UPMC researchers shows that the immune system can be tweaked in order to find and destroy cancer cells more effectively.

Someone once told Eve, a teen with severe depression, she just wasn't working hard enough in therapy. But then her doctor, Pitt's Lisa Pan, learned that Eve can't seem to produce critical neurotransmitters.

More than 90 patents were issued to the University this fiscal year as Pitt also advanced into the top third of the Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents Ranking for 2016.