See the full article from here.  Co-D Therapeutics, a University of Wisconsin–Madison spinoff, is developing a three-drug cocktail to battle a wide range of cancers. The first target for Co-D is angiosarcoma, a rare and lethal cancer that arises from blood vessels. The company’s submicroscopic package contains paclitaxel, a standard cancer drug, combined with […]

Original article from the Wisconsin State Journal. By Judy Newman. Three Madison startups have landed cash, two of them in the health IT (information technology) field. Meanwhile, Monona-based SHINE has lined up office space in downtown Janesville, close to its future moly-99 plant, and gener8tor has an agreement to work with the University of Minnesota […]

By Kathleen Gallagher , Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  Promentis Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Milwaukee company developing compounds for the treatment of schizophrenia and other central nervous system disorders, has raised $8.7 million in equity funding, according to a filing with federal securities regulators. The funding is another in a string of venture capital investments in Wisconsin start-ups that have been […]

Read the full article from here. OMERSET, NJ (PRWEB) OCTOBER 13, 2016 Catalent Pharma Solutions, a leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Moderna Therapeutics to support near-term clinical Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) messenger […]

Posted by Xconomy Wisconsin. By Jeff Buchanan. Read the full article here.  Stay on top of the latest news from Wisconsin’s innovation community, starting with these recent headlines: —Madison-based Exact Sciences (NASDAQ: EXAS) said that Cologuard, the company’s stool-based DNA test for colorectal cancer, is now included in a set of quality measures for colorectal cancer […]

Read the full article from the Wisconsin State Journal here. By Judy Newman.   HealthX Ventures, a new venture capital fund aimed at investing in health technology startups, has finalized its first fund at more than $20 million. The fund was founded in early 2015 by Mark Bakken, co-founder and former CEO of Nordic Consulting, one […]

Read the full article from Xconomy – Wisconsin here. By Jeff Buchanan. Moxe Health, a Madison, WI-based startup whose digital tools help facilitate the flow of data between healthcare providers, insurers, and software applications, says it has raised $5.5 million from investors. Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE), based in the Philadelphia area, led the round. Dan […]

Industry, Academia and Research Community unveil united effort to make Wisconsin a world-class center of biomanufacturing September 29, 2016 11:35 AM Eastern Daylight Time MADISON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BioForward, Inc., the voice for biohealth in Wisconsin, unveiled a united effort to make Wisconsin a world leader in biomanufacturing during its lunch panel at the BioForward Summit in […]