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BUZZ of BIO Winners Announced for the 2016 BIO Investor Forum

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BIO is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 BIO Investor Forum Buzz of BIO contest, which recognizes highly innovative companies in the biotech sector. Ten pioneering biotech companies were nominated in each of two categories—Early Stage Entrepreneurs and Late Stage Leaders; voting closed August 23. Sequella, a private, clinical-stage pharmaceutical company, won in the Early Stage Entrepreneurs category. The company is focused on antibiotic-resistant bacterial diseases and improved treatments for serious infectious diseases. Sequella’s stated business Read More >

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Strong U.S. Government “One Health” Coordination

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An element to improving human, animal, and environmental health The concept of “One Health” recognizes that the health of people, animals, and the environment are linked. Human population expansion and increased global migration have led to significant land-use changes and urbanization, all of which have an impact on the environment and increase the risk of disease transmission between animals and people. Although increased specialization within scientific disciplines and professions has greatly improved the health and Read More >

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Less Than 65 Days Until “One Health” Day!

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“One Health is the collaborative effort of multiple health science professions, together with their related disciplines and institutions – working locally, nationally, and globally – to attain optimal health for people, domestic animals, wildlife, plants, and the environment.”  The One Health Commission is a globally focused organization dedicated to promoting this “One Health” concept. Essentially The Commission seeks to “Connect” One Health Advocates, to “Create” networks and teams that work together across disciplines, and to “Educate” about One Read More >

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Shaping the Future of BIO 2017: Tips for Getting the Best Sessions and Speakers on Stage in San Diego

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As the summer begins winding down and the year ahead looms ever closer, it’s time to get ready for BIO 2017! We need your help in shaping the future of the BIO education program. The annual Call for Sessions and Speakers opens September 15 and runs through October 13. Our survey results and event feedback indicate that last year’s program was the best ever with record breaking attendance and the emergence of breakthrough ideas discussed Read More >

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Emerging Opportunities in Global Markets: BIO Latin America

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Brazil continues to experience an episode of significant business expansion, marked by the implementation of favorable policies, tax incentives and grants and the increased support from the Brazilian Government to help scientists transform their discoveries and technological innovations into successful, commercial-scale businesses. BIO, and our co-host Biominas, have moved this year’s BIO Latin America Conference, taking place October 26-28 to São Paulo. In addition to serving as the largest business hub in Latin America; almost half of the Read More >

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