BioForward News

28Mar 2016

Via Wisconsin Health News Lisa Johnson sees BioForward as a way to combine different sectors of the state’s economy – research, health tech, manufacturing and others – under a single umbrella. “We’re a great industry and Wisconsin has a lot of power in this area,” said Johnson, CEO of the bioscience trade association. “We just […]

18Mar 2016

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 […]

10Mar 2016

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 […]

29Feb 2016

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 […]

16Dec 2015

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Cambridge Major Laboratories Inc., a supplier of pharmaceutical ingredients and manufacturing services, has received an incentive package from state and local governments worth as much as $2 million as part of a more than $20 million expansion of its Germantown facility. The expansion is expected to create more than 75 jobs during […]