Posts tagged “N.C. Biotech Center”

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First WRAL TechWire Hall of Famers: Five pillars of NC's tech success

The first five recipients of WRAL TechWire's Hall of Fame honors for lifetime achievement are well-known contributors to the growing, evolving success of North Carolina's high tech, life science and entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Updated 7:59 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Dr. Charles Hamner: A creator of NC's life science industry

He's been called the "biofather" of North Carolina's growing life science industry, and Dr. Charles Hamner is among the first five people selected for WRAL TechWire's Hall of Fame. The former head of the N.C. Biotechnology Center and long a champion of North Carolina, Hamner talks about his distinguished career, achievements and disappointments in an exclusive Q&A.

Dr. Charles Hamnerwon with oen of his WTW engineer caps Dr. Charles Hamnerwon with oen of his WTW engineer caps

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Let us hear from you: WTW wants your news, views

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

April 21

Target PharmaSolutions, Allergan team on liver disease study

Target, Allergan collaborating on liver test Clinical data company TARGET PharmaSolutions of Chapel Hill will collaborate with Dublin-based Allergan, a global pharmaceutical company, to study a major liver disease and future treatment options for it.

Updated April 20

MultiGEN cancer mutation test 1,000 times more sensitive

A genetic test developed by MultiGEN Diagnostics of Greensboro is 1,000 times more sensitive than current methods in detecting a key mutation in cancer, according to a newly published scientific paper.

April 20

NC Biotech Center awards $1.6M in Q3 loans and grants

N.C. Biotech Center's tower The North Carolina Biotechnology Center awarded 14 loans and grants totaling $1.6 million to companies, universities and other bioscience entities in the third quarter of its 2016-2017 fiscal year ending March 31.

April 19

RTP med device startup lands $1.5M in NIH grants

Medical research Clinical Sensors Inc., a small diagnostic device company in Research Triangle Park, has won two grants totaling more than $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support the development of its point-of-care device that measures a patient's blood nitric oxide level within a few seconds.

April 18

Wilson-based Craft Technologies lands CDC OK for estrogen-linked measurement

Biotech   Craft Technologies, a small contract laboratory in Wilson, has received federal certification in the measurement of estradiol, a metabolite of the sex hormone estrogen that is useful in assessing many diseases and disorders.

April 17

Speak out: WTW wants your news, views

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

Updated April 14

Premium Lock Research: How power and pressure impact performance

For many people, too much pressure in a business situation can lead to under performance or abject failure. New research from Columbia Business School shows that your power in relationship to others can determine how you respond to the pressure of high-stakes situations and whether you will succeed or fail.

Research says business pressures can lead to failure. Research says business pressures can lead to failure.

Updated April 13

Skyline Vet Pharma collars $5M from RTP AgTech Accelerator

Pets have unmet healthcare needs A month after its $10 million commitment to start a plant fungicide company, North Carolina's groundbreaking AgTech Accelerator in Research Triangle Park has made a $5 million investment to establish a new animal health company.

April 13

Ag Biotech workshops offer NC Teachers hands-on insight

Middle School teachers extract DNA from plant tissue in a previous Ag Biotech workshopi Middle and high school teachers have an opportunity to expand their knowledge of agricultural biotechnology in a pair of Ag Biotech Industry in the Classroom workshops beginning in July.

April 10

WTW wants to hear from you - Send us your news, views

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

April 3

Premium Lock Bio leadership profile: NC A&T's Dr. Shengmin Sang

Dr. Shengmin Sang Shengmin Sang, associate professor and lead scientist in the Center for Excellence in Post-Harvest Technologies ​at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University labs in Kannapolis, was awarded the inaugural Innovation for Impact Grand Prize last week in Greensboro. Here's a look at his bio.

April 3

NC A&T professor harvesting research awards

Shengmin Sang, associate professor and lead scientist in the Center for Excellence in Post-Harvest Technologies ​at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University labs in Kannapolis, has been having a pretty good run of success lately.

Shengmin Sang Shengmin Sang

April 3

Let WTW hear from you - Send us your news, views

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

March 31

Five individuals, organizations share Triad life science awards

Biotech   Five of the Piedmont Triad region's most successful individuals and organizations working in the biosciences have been honored with 2017 Excellence Awards at Triad BioNight, a biennial celebration of the region's life science sector organized by the Piedmont Triad Office of the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.

March 29

Premium Lock RTP startup UVision 360 advances in Startup Medtech Showdown

UVision 360 Last week we brought you the news that RTP's own UVision360 Hysteroscopy Systems was competing in the MD+DI annual Medtech Startup Showdown. With the support of our scientific community, UVision has made it to Round 2.

Updated March 28

Premium Lock Bioventus commissions new studies on ultrasound bone healing

Biotech   ​Bioventus, a Durham-based orthobiologics company, says it will commission a series of clinical studies to further validate the ability of its EXOGEN Ultrasound Bone Healing System to lessen the risk of a fracture not healing properly in the presence of known risk factors.

March 27

Premium Lock WRAL TechWire wants to hear from you - Send WTW your news, views

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

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