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As businesses and research in the Wisconsin biohealth industry grow more rapidly than ever before, so does the industry’s impact. Wisconsin’s biohealth industry is not only enriching lives through medical innovations but the industry and Wisconsin’s research institutions are also impacting our state’s economy. In Madison on October 9th, Biohealth Summit attendees will have the […]

Don’t be the one to miss this year’s Wisconsin Biohealth Summit on October 9th! Take advantage of this one of a kind opportunity to join 400 industry peers at the Wisconsin Biohealth Summit in Madison for a day of biohealth sessions you’ll never forget. Here are five reasons why we think this year’s Biohealth Summit will be […]

Learn more about this year’s Wisconsin Biohealth Summit here!  BioForward makes it a point to help those involved in the biohealth industry create partnerships and develop networks. So, it’s no surprise that at the 2018 Wisconsin Biohealth Summit coming up on Tuesday October 9th, one of BioForward’s main objectives is to create an environment conducive to making […]

From Local Impact to Global Innovation: GE Healthcare’s Vision of Precision Health Puts Wisconsin at the Forefront of Healthcare Technology   By Kelsey Veldkamp and Kate Rodgers   When it comes to impact, not many Wisconsin companies can boast $22.25 million of total economic production output in the state per day. GE Healthcare continues to […]

A Look in Wisconsin’s Regenerative Medicine Excellence at the 2018 Regenerative Medicine Innovation Awards Monday night, BioForward staff had the chance to attend the 2nd Annual Regenerative Medicine Innovation Awards hosted by UW-Madison’s Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center and sponsored by WiCell, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and Promega. The honoree for the evening was Dr. […]

Why the flu vaccine doesn’t always work (and what a Wisconsin company is doing about it) By Kelsey Veldkamp, 2/28/2018   It is no news that the 2017-2018 flu season has been particularly nasty. Nearly every headline written about the current flu season points to high levels of hospitalizations and deaths expected this season—and statistics […]