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Wednesday, October 23, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
BioForward: The Champions of Bio-Technology in Wisconsin »
By Bill Sitter, Staff Contributor for Wisconsin Election Watch MADISON – When most people think of Wisconsin, they think...
Friday, September 06, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Life Science Entrepreneurs Find Funding, Partnerships Overseas »
Wisconsin Life Science Entrepreneurs Find Funding, Partnerships Overseas   For Wisconsin life science entrepr...
Wednesday, February 06, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
AdvaMed Praises Bipartisan Efforts to Repeal Device Tax »
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Legislation introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives shows the growing bipartisan support for...
Thursday, January 17, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cellular Dynamics Announces the Production of Human iPSC Lines Under cGMP Conditions »
MADISON, WIS. , January 17, 2013 –Cellular Dynamics International, Inc. (CDI), a leading commercial producer of human in...
Thursday, September 13, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expert warns biotech firms to prepare for changing health care system »
Finding financial backing may be difficult now for many biotech companies working in the health care field, but those that...

Member Press Releases
Thursday, July 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ECHOMETRIX Recruites Chief Medical Officer »
Madison, WI – Echometrix, LLC has appointed Dr. Kenneth S. Lee, M.D., M.B.A. to the role of Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Le...
Wednesday, July 09, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cellular Dynamics Awarded Patents Covering Derivation of iPSCs from Fresh or Banked Human Blood »
MADISON, WIS., July 9, 2014 — Cellular Dynamics International, Inc. (CDI; Nasdaq: ICEL), today announced that the U.S. Pa...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
PEPTIMED AWARDED U.S. PATENT FOR hELPTM DRUG DELIVERY NANOPARTICLE. »
Press Release. Madison, WI, June 18, 2014. – PeptiMed announced today that it was awarded United States patent No. 8,680,0...
Thursday, May 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Centrose Awarded Federal Grant to Fight Renal Cancer »
MADISON, WI. May 15, 2014 - Centrose, a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of new med...
Monday, May 05, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cellectar Biosciences Announces Receipt of Orphan Designation of I-124-CLR1404 »
Cellectar Biosciences Announces Receipt of Orphan Designation of I-124-CLR1404 as Diagnostic for the Management of G...

WI Bio News
Friday, July 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Promega expands with new $30M assembly plant »
Promega Corp. , a major Madison-area biotechnology company, is about to grow again. Just nine months after opening its $1...
Friday, July 11, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tech and Biotech: Verona's Epic Systems adding employees »
If traffic on the southwest side suddenly seems heavier, there could be a reason: Epic Systems Corp., the Verona electroni...
Monday, June 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Roundup: EatStreet, CorvisaCloud, Aereo, Biotech, & More »
Here are a few notable recent announcements in Wisconsin’s innovation and technology community: —Despite a deep recessi...
Thursday, June 26, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin is one of top states in biotech job growth, report shows »
Wisconsin’s bioscience industry is “sizable and growing,” and Madison is a significant hub in several specialty areas, a r...
Monday, June 02, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
WI-based FluGen Raises $3.4M For Universal Flu Vaccine Phase I Trial »
FluGen has raised $3.4 million in convertible debt financing to help the Madison, WI-based biotech startup push its univer...