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February 13, 2018 – Janesville, WI – SHINE Medical Technologies, Inc. (SHINE), a Wisconsin-based company dedicated to being the world leader in the safe, clean, affordable production of medical isotopes, announced today that it has completed construction and taken occupancy of Building One, the first building of the SHINE medical isotope production campus. After breaking ground in […]

Read the full article from Post Bulletin here.  Mayo Clinic is working on plans to build an approximately 100,000-square-foot medical facility in the small town of Hudson, Wis. A proposal by Mayo Clinic Health System–Northwest Wisconsin Region has been submitted to the Hudson planning commission. “Preliminary plans indicate a medical facility building which is approximately […]

Read the full article by Jeff Buchanan at Xconomy here.  4490 Ventures, a Madison, WI-based venture capital firm that supports startups in the Midwest, has raised $49 million for its second fund, according to a document filed with federal securities regulators on Wednesday. Greg Robinson, managing director at 4490, says the document is an “interim filing” and […]

Read the original press release here!  U.S. FDA Approves NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes’ RadioGenixTM System (Technetium Tc 99m Generator) for Non-uranium Sourced Molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) Production of Imaging Isotope Technetium-99m (Tc-99m) – Enables domestic Mo-99 supply produced without uranium for U.S. healthcare – – First U.S. source of medical radioisotope Mo-99 in more than 25 years – February […]

UW-Madison announces six new ‘cluster hire’ initiatives 2.8.18 | UW–Madison News | Käri Knutson | Original Publication It’s no secret that the University of Wisconsin–Madison has faculty in a wide range of fields all across campus. But some of the best ideas are generated from conversations between people with different areas of expertise. That’s part of the goal […]

Read the full article by Lauren Anderson at BizTimes Milwaukee here.    Employees of the Medical College of Wisconsin have begun moving into the school’s newly opened Hub for Collaborative Medicine, a 320,000-square-foot office building in the center of the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center in Wauwatosa. The new eight-story facility, which is connected to the school’s existing […]

Grim venture capital numbers don’t reflect Madison’s ‘sparkling’ startup economy, analyst says By Erik Lorenzson | Read full article from Cap Times here.  Wisconsin may rank last in the Kauffman Foundation’s startup index, and Madison’s venture capital numbers took a major dip in 2017. But according to Tom Chapman, things really aren’t so dire for area startups. Chapman […]