Posts tagged “N.C. Biotech Center”

February 23

The Good Earth: Forum stresses importance of healthy soil

​Earth literally sustains us. Every living thing, plants, animals, and people, depends upon healthy soil to survive. Yet the soil on the world's remaining arable land is rapidly degrading. Proper land management focused on soil health can not only reverse that, it could increase food production, conserve water resources, and help reduce greenhouse gases.

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Updated February 23

CED Life Science Conference to showcase Triangle's remarkable success story

Biotech   So much of the deserved media hype about the growing success of the Research Triangle focuses on high tech. Nothing wrong with that. But too often overlooked is the continuing growth of the region's life science industry. And the CED Life Science Conference event next week will showcase that story.

February 20

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February 15

Premium Lock TechWire@15: NC took lead in 'cloud' with biogrid 'moonshot'

WRAL TechWire Long before there was the "cloud" or "big data," leaders in North Carolina helped establish what was then called grid computing to form the "North Carolina Bioinformatics Grid". It was a "moonshot," backers conceded. But their efforts helped researchers collaborate in new ways. Here's a look back at the launch of that pioneering effort.

February 14

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February 13

Premium Lock Down to Earth discussion planned at AgBiotech Forum

Get the dirt at the upcoming AgBiotech forum Healthy soils are the focus at the next Professional AgBiotech Forum at the NC Biotechnology Center Feb. 22.

February 9

Premium Lock Triad BioNight set for March 30, award nominations open

2017 Triad BioNight is March 30 The Triad BioNight 2017, which is anchored by the presentation of the regional Excellence Awards, is set for March 30. . Nominations for the slate of Excellence awards opened Monday.

February 7

Premium Lock Baebies wins FDA approval for newborn screening

Baebies SEEKER system Durham-based Baebies Inc. has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to begin marketing a system to screen newborns for four rare but potentially fatal diseases.

Updated February 6

Premium Lock Fifth annual Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase set for May 10-11

Agbiotech  The North Carolina Biotechnology Center scoured the planet for some of the world's most innovative crop and animal-health companies to present at the fifth annual Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase this spring in Research Triangle Park.

February 6

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February 2

Premium Lock TARGET PharmaSolutions novel clinical data model helps drug industry

TARGET PharmaSolutions Reducing the time and cost of postmarketing surveillance is a major aim of TARGET PharmaSolutions, a clinical data company that was spun out of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

January 30

Premium Lock Charlotte startup targets women's health with novel drug discovery

Hammock Pharmaceuticals, a new pharmaceutical company, has started up in Charlotte to develop and commercialize novel products for women's health and urology.

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January 30

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Updated January 26

Premium Lock Life Science conference to highlight 47 emerging companies

Life Science Conference 2017  Nearly 50 entrepreneurial life science companies will be getting plenty of "face time" with potential investors at the upcoming CED Life Science conference. Companies from across N.C. and several other states make the list.

Updated January 26

Premium Lock Humacyte cracks Fierce 15 list for regenerative medicine platform

FierceBiotech Medical Devices names Morrisville-based Humacyte to its annual Fierce 15 list of innovative medical device companies for 2016.

Updated January 24

Premium Lock Venture capitalist Art Pappas to receive CED Life Science Leadership Award

North Carolina life science pacesetter and investor Art Pappas, managing partner of venture capital firm Pappas Ventures, will receive the Council for Entrepreneurial Development's 2017 Life Science Leadership Award.

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January 23

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Updated January 20

Premium Lock NC Biotech Center-backed companies raise $11M to close 2016

Looking for cash? ​Seventeen bioscience companies that previously received funding from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center raised nearly $11 million in follow-on funding from other sources in the second quarter of the 2016-17 fiscal year that ended Dec. 31.

Updated January 20

Premium Lock NC Biotech Center awards $1.4M in grants, loans

Biotechnology  The awards will support life science research, technology commercialization and entrepreneurship throughout North Carolina and help universities and companies attract additional funding from other sources.

January 16

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