Read the full press release here BostonGene and the Medical College of Wisconsin on Tuesday announced a research partnership to identify predictive biomarkers for pancreatic cancer. Specifically, the Waltham, Massachusetts-based biomedical software firm and the Medical College of Wisconsin will analyze whether pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma patients’ unique tumor microenvironments affect their treatment responses. BostonGene will […]

Read the full press release here Gov. Tony Evers today, together with Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) Secretary-designee Dawn Crim, visited and toured the Pfizer facility in Pleasant Prairie. The governor also signed Assembly Bill (AB) 120, now Wisconsin Act 25, which will help Pfizer, Inc., and Wisconsin continue to provide COVID-19 vaccine, vaccination […]

BioForward is reaching out to members to highlight their organizations through a new member profile feature to tell more of their stories. Illumina agreed to be interviewed as a part of our efforts to heighten the awareness of our region and integrated health solutions approach. About Illumina: At Illumina, we’re on a mission to improve […]

Read the full press release here In what’s being hailed as “a major milestone for nuclear medicine,” NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes has received a pair of high-tech machines that will be used to produce radioactive material used in millions of medical procedures each year. The 24-ton particle accelerators arrived in Beloit Tuesday on flatbed trucks, capping […]

Read the full press release here Advocate Aurora Health has launched a single-center, investigator-initiated clinical trial to evaluate different closure strategies following minimally invasive heart procedures that require access to a patient’s major vein. Open only at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee, the study compares the safety and efficacy of a venous closure device, Abbott’s […]

Read the full press release here Catalent announced today that it completed the expansion of two new suites at its biologics manufacturing facility in Madison, Wis. Somserset, N.J.-based Catalent also commenced work on customer programs in addition to completing the expansion of the biologics drug substance development and manufacturing facility, according to a news release. […]