Updated August 27, 2008
Scientists and researchers as well as a program at the Moreheard Planetarium and Science Center will receive some $540,000 in grants from the N.C. Biotechnology Center to develop science curriculum at colleges and universities.
Updated June 24, 2008
W. Randolph Chitwood, a surgeon at Pitt County Memorial Hospital and a teacher at East Carolina University’s Brody School of Medicine, performed his 400th robotic-assisted heart valve repair on June 20.
Updated May 22, 2008
Google, Spirit, N.C. Research Campus projects and others are slowly transforming North Carolina from agrarian and industrial to a balanced mixed economy that includes high tech and life science.
Updated April 30, 2008
Bandages are designed to control bleeding. They will be sold via prescription and over counter.
Updated February 21, 2008
BioEast Alliance, backed by N.C. Biotechnology Center, spells out strategies in $120,000 study. Group includes members from Edgecombe, Nash, Pitt, Wayne and Wilson counties.
Updated February 6, 2008
Yonnie Butler, an ECU graduate, has worked with several Triangle area firms as well as several universities.
January 8, 2008
N.C. Biotech Center funds initial planning for a Center of Innovation focused on medical devices, technology. Grant could lead to additional $2.5M in funding.
Updated October 14, 2007
Game Review: Bungie’s $300 million smash hit is compelling even to players who haven’t before been swept up in the mystery, challenge and popularity of the Halo franchise.
Updated October 9, 2007
RTP-based startup hopes to begin selling first product this year.
Updated August 9, 2007
Grant program is designed to help researchers move toward commercialization of discoveries.
Updated July 23, 2007
The Angel Connection: Entrepreneurs seeking financing need to do their homework in determining who might be interested enough to invest in their new ventures.
May 7, 2007
Startup, a spinout from UNC-CH, looks to raise another $1.3M for its blood-related technology.
February 9, 2007
Variety of programs at four different universities are designed to boost collaborations between teaching and research efforts.