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 […]

Xconomy Wisconsin — A nine-figure fintech deal, several new funding rounds, and a look at one of the state’s tech powerhouses are among these recent headlines from Wisconsin’s innovation community: —Madison-based Wellbe, which helps guide patients through medical treatments and procedures through a series of electronic forms, checklists, and surveys, has raised more than $1.3 […]

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) applauds the release yesterday by Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander of a markup schedule for the bipartisan Innovation Initiative to accelerate the pace of medical advancement. “This move by Chairman Alexander and the Senate Health Committee members will help advance medical innovation and the speed at which new […]

A diverse group of investors, from as far as the East and West coasts, is providing funds for a promising young Madison company with the first saliva-based fertility test for women. BluDiagnostics has raised $600,000, so far, according to papers filed with federal regulators. The money is in the form of debt that can be […]

Significant Development in the War on Cancer SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 10, 2016– Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced GRAIL, a new company formed to enable cancer screening from a simple blood test. Powered by Illumina sequencing technology, GRAIL will develop a pan-cancer screening test by directly measuring circulating nucleic acids in blood. Detecting cancer at the […]