Member Press Releases

14Sep 2017

Milwaukee has been dubbed the “Heartland of BioHealth Innovation.” The Clinical Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI), a part of the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), was chosen by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services to host the national 2017 Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (HHS SBIR/STTR) conference in 2017. […]

10Aug 2017

Local Institute Wins Bid to Host Health & Human Services Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Conference The conference helps small businesses in the life science sector learn about America’s largest Seed Fund. By Medical College of Wisconsin – Aug 9th, 2017 10:17 am Milwaukee, Aug. 9, 2017 – Milwaukee has been dubbed the “Heartland of […]

01Aug 2017

Source: Cellectar Biosciences, Inc. August 01, 2017 08:30 ET Cellectar Biosciences Signs Collaboration with Avicenna Oncology to Develop New PDCs for Solid Tumors MADISON, Aug. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cellectar Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:CLRB), an oncology-focused, clinical stage biotechnology company (the “company”), today announces the initiation of a collaboration with Avicenna Oncology GmbH, a leading […]

12Jul 2017

Senate MUST PASS the Food and Drug Administration Reauthorization Act (FDARA) The Food and Drug Administration Reauthorization Act (FDARA) would, among other provisions, reauthorize the vital authority for FDA to collect user fees from the makers of prescription brand drugs, medical devices, generic drugs, and biosimilars. The current user fee agreements are set to expire […]

11Jul 2017

(MARSHFIELD, Wis.) Microscopy Innovations, LLC, which developed the patented mPrep™ System for preparing microscopy specimens, has been awarded a $150,000 Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) contract from the US Army Medical Research and Material Command to develop an integrated system for field, clinic and laboratory preparation of biological specimens for microscopy. The company’s […]

06Jul 2017

July 06, 2017 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GE Healthcare and HeartFlow, Inc. announced today at SCCT2017, the annual scientific meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, that they have entered into a global collaboration agreement with the goal of increasing the clinical availability and adoption of HeartFlow FFRct, a proprietary technology that helps clinicians […]

23May 2017

Middleton, WI. Lucigen is excited to announce it has received the 2017 President’s “E” Award, the highest recognition honoring a U.S. entity for significant contributions to the expansion of U.S. exports. The award has been presented annually since 1961, when President Kennedy signed an executive order reviving the World War II “E” symbol of excellence […]

21Apr 2017

April 19, 2017 03:07 PM Eastern Daylight Time MADISON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cellular Dynamics International (CDI), a FUJIFILM company and a leading developer and manufacturer of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS), today announced it has signed a collaboration agreement with the Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI), a novel network of stem cell scientists that extends from the […]

13Apr 2017

by Brian Mattmiller | April 12, 2017 Scientists get funded for their ideas through a marathon grant-writing process, scores of collaborators, weeks of information gathering and a final product that often tops 250 pages. Melissa Skala’s experience was different: Two people, 250 words, in 24 hours. Melissa Skala Skala, a Morgridge Institute for Research investigator […]