Posts tagged “N.C. Biotech Center”

Updated September 17, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotechnology Center Sets Up Web Site for Wet Lab Facilities

Biotech Center Statewide directory is designed to help startups find research space.

Updated September 17, 2007

Premium Lock Biotech Center Helps Lead Lobbying Efforts for Bio, Agro Defense Facility

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center is helping lead the drive to bring a new $450 million federal bio research facility to the state.

September 13, 2007

Premium Lock Biotechnology Center Calls for Advanced Medical Technologies Center

Norris Tolson backs medical technology center during Durham event. Convergence of technologies offers economic opportunities, Center says in strategic plan.

Updated September 12, 2007

Premium Lock Former Biotech Center CEO Joins NCSU’s College of Management

Leslie Alexandre Leslie Alexandre, who left Biotech Center in January, joins college as director of corporate relations for healthcare and life sciences.

Updated August 31, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Hires Life Sciences Exec for Tech Transfer Program

Rick Williams UPDATE: Rick Williams, who has worked at Merck, Genetech and other firms, will lead Business Acceleration and Technology Out-licensing Network effort. Program looks to launch 10 companies a year.

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

Dennis Dougherty, left, and Charles Hamner 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.

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