BioForward Member News

15Oct 2019

Read the full press release here. SHINE Medical Technologies LLC today announced that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has accepted SHINE’s Operating License Application to operate its medical isotope production facility in Janesville, Wis.  The NRC’s acceptance confirms that SHINE’s application was complete and of sufficient quality for the NRC to start its detailed […]

08Oct 2019

Read the full press release here. Alcami Corporation, a leading provider of fully-integrated custom end-to-end solutions for the pharmaceutical and biologics industries, today announced the launch of its new rapid sterility offering, a service that leverages cutting-edge microbiological testing technology to deliver significantly faster testing results to clients. Alcami invested in the Milliflex® Rapid System for the rapid sterility […]

07Oct 2019

Read the full press release from Business Wire here. SHINE Medical Technologies LLC today announced the closing of a $50-million financing with funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management L.P. (“Oaktree”), a leading global investment firm with more than $120 billion under management as of June 30, 2019. The financing supports the ongoing construction of SHINE’s […]

01Oct 2019

Read the full press release from Cellular Logistics here. UW-Madison physician researchers Amish Raval, M.D., and Tim Kamp, M.D., Ph.D., have been awarded a U01 Research Project Cooperative Agreement by The National Institutes of Health. Cellular Logistics, a UW spinout co-founded by Dr. Raval that is creating a new way to treat heart damage, and […]

20Sep 2019

Read the full story from Madison Startups here. FUJIFILM Cellular Dynamics (FCDI) today unveiled its new 32,000-sq.ft. cell therapeutics facility at 465 Science Dr. that has been named i-FACT (Innovation Facility for Advanced Cell Therapies). It marked a milestone for FUJIFILM since it acquired Cellular Dynamics in 2015. At the time, FUJIFILM announced it would maintain […]

18Sep 2019

Read the full article from BizTimes here. The Waukesha-based Bryon Riesch Paralysis Foundation is giving $1.25 million for neuroscience research at the Medical College of Wisconsin. The award will support MCW’s Center for Neurotrauma Research in the Department of Neurosurgery to fund spinal cord injury research. BRPF has previously supported MCW with grants totaling more than $1.2 million, […]