Posts tagged “N.C. Biotech Center”

Updated August 20, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center CEO Norris Tolson Headlines ‘The Exchange’

Merger logo WRAL Local Tech Wire’s networking event for executives is set for Sept. 12.

Updated August 9, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Awards $822,000 in Grants to 11 Scientists

Biotech Center Grant program is designed to help researchers move toward commercialization of discoveries.

Updated July 12, 2007

Premium Lock Biotech Center Makes $142,716 Loan to Biotech Startup

Biotech Center Jenken Biosciences is developing potential treatment for liver inflammation.

Updated June 26, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotechnology Center Picks Norris Tolson as New CEO

Norris Tolson Tolson, who currently leads N.C. Department of Revenue, will assume post on July 2. A longtime member of the Center’s board, Tolson had originally been on search committee for new lead. He was ‘perfect candidate,’ board chair says.

Updated June 26, 2007

Premium Lock Two University Spinouts Receive $50,000 Loans, Support from N.C. Biotech Center

NC Biotech Center New programs are designed to give boost to technology transfer efforts.

Updated May 17, 2007

Premium Lock CIIT Centers for Health Research to Rename Itself after Charles Hamner

Charles Hamner, right, with Dennis Dougherty of VC firm Intersouth. Hamner, the longtime chief of the N.C. Biotechnology Center, to be honored June 7. CIIT also plans major expansion, new facilities, and a $100M capital raising campaign.

May 3, 2007

Premium Lock CED Announces Biotech 2007 Lineup

CED The Council for Entrepreneurial Development on Thursday confirmed the lineup for the eight panel sessions at Biotech 2007.

April 30, 2007

Premium Lock Fueling North Carolina’s Future: North Carolina’s Strategic Plan for Biofuels Leadership

CED Developing biofuels will set N.C. on a long-term transformation away from dependence on petroleum and into a more diverse energy economy with much stronger ties to agriculture and forestry.

Updated March 20, 2007

Premium Lock Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training, Education Center Is New Name for NCSU Project

Golden LEAF The BTEC, which has received $38M in funding from Golden LEAF Foundation, opens this fall.

Updated February 15, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Launches Search for New President

biotech center Nine-member committee to work with a search firm. In interim, three Biotech Center execs will oversea operations.

February 9, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Hands Out $1.9M in Research Grants

Biotech logo Variety of programs at four different universities are designed to boost collaborations between teaching and research efforts.

Updated February 6, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Hands Out $377,760 in Research, Teaching Grants

Biotech Center issues grants Education Enhancement Grants are designed to increase biotech research, education across state.

Updated January 23, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center CEO To Leave March 31

Leslie Alexandre joined Biotech Center in 2002. Leslie Alexandre, who led an aggressive program to expand state's life science industry, plans to pursue other opportunities. 'I give her a lot of credit as a change agent in a positive way,' CED's Monica Doss says.

Updated January 9, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Awards $350,000 in Loans to Four Startups

Biotechlogo Morrisville-based Addrenex, RTP-based Teotten receive largest loans - $150,000 each. Two other companies get $25,000.

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