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Read the full press release here Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, today announced a partnership to make virtual STEM education programming available to millions of young people around the world. Thermo Fisher is providing financial support and content expertise for the “DIY STEM” curriculum, […]

Read the full press release This week, in a historic moment nine months into the pandemic, the first COVID-19 vaccines arrived at UW Health. Pending approval by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, University Health Services will manage the process of administering vaccines to frontline health care workers and other individuals at UW–Madison who are […]

Read the full press release here GE Healthcare today announced St. Luke’s University Health Network in Pennsylvania will pilot the nation’s first rapid diagnostic breast cancer center model. The One-Stop Clinic breast care model, which originated at the Gustave Roussy Cancer Center in France, has been shown to improve clinical outcomes and speed up breast […]

Read the full press release here Selected from more than 400 innovation disclosures, two University of Wisconsin-Madison teams working at the frontiers of cancer immunotherapy and bioengineering have taken top honors from WARF. The 2020 WARF Innovation Award winners are: Jenny Gumperz and Dana Baiu (medical microbiology & immunology) for their work, Killer Combination: Multicell […]

Read the full press release here Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in serving science, today announced it will further expand its footprint in North America and Europe for sterile drug product development and commercial manufacturing of critical medicines, therapies and vaccines. “We have continued to invest strategically in capacity, technology and expertise across our […]

Read the full press release here An Advocate Aurora Health research scientist was one of 42 grant awardees selected to participate in a prestigious national data-sharing mentoring program designed to improve community health. Now in its fifth year, Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) forms collaborations between health care, public health, social services, housing, education, […]