The Advocate Aurora Research Institute will extend its laboratory and clinical research capabilities to emerging biotech companies through its new sponsorship of Madison biohealth startup incubator Forward Biolabs.

Advocate Aurora aims to accelerate new technologies and interventions that will ultimately help its patients, the research institute’s director of biorepository and laboratory services Monika de Arruda Indig said in a March 16 statement.

Read the full Wisconsin Inno press release here