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Via Xconomy —Arrowhead Research, whose research and development operations are headquartered in Madison, said a therapeutic it’s developing could potentially prevent blood clots and treat angioedema, a condition marked by the swelling of blood vessels. Arrowhead (NASDAQ:ARWR) recently presented animal study data at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Annual Meeting. The company’s stock price […]

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: County Line Pharmaceuticals, a Brookfield company founded in 2007, has agreed to be bought by Alvogen, a privately owned pharmaceutical company, reportedly for $300 million. County Line, which did not return calls for comment Tuesday, sells so-called specialty generic pharmaceuticals — older drugs with a limited market and typically high prices. Its […]

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Madison-based BioForward, a trade organization for Wisconsin’s bioscience industry, is opening an office at theUWM Innovation Campus in Wauwatosa. BioForward has hired Michael Harrison, a former Medical College of Wisconsin researcher and co-founder ofAngio360 Diagnostics, to run the office, said Lisa Johnson, chief executive officer. “We can’t only be about Madison,” Johnson […]

Wisconsin State Journal: NeuWave Medical, a Madison medical device company, is being bought by Ethicon, part of the Johnson & Johnsonconglomerate. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. No jobs in Madison are expected to be lost. “We are really excited to be acquired by a great company like Johnson & Johnson,” NeuWave CEO […]

Somerset, N.J., – March 7, 2016 — Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics, consumer health products and global clinical supply services, today announced that Eric Valentine, Global Director, Clinical Distribution Services, will present at the upcoming Clinical Trial Supply New England Conference, to be […]

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: The Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, a consortium of 11 hospitals and institutions that oversees residency and fellowship programs for medical school graduates who are completing their training, has received national recognition for creating a respectful, supportive environment for medical education and patient care. The consortium is one of the three […]

Wisconsin has the activity, talent pool and communities to attract and maintain its startup scene, according to a panel at a WARF Entrepreneurons event held Wednesday at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery. Though the theme of the event was “Why Choose Wisconsin for Your Business,” the panelists explained the need for Wisconsin cities to combine individual qualities to grow the state into […]

Somerset, N.J. – January 28, 2016 — Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics, consumer health and animal health products, today announced that Cerenis Therapeutics has advanced its leading clinical candidate, CER-001, into Phase III clinical studies across Europe and North America. The phase III […]