Category Archives: Business of Biotech

Small Company with Big Dreams – #BIF16 Fireside Chat with Rachel Haurwitz

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Rachel Haurwitz is young. So is her company. Caribou was founded in 2011 and Haurwitz became the CEO in 2012 when she finished her PhD. In 2014 Haurwitz landed on  FORBES 30 Under 30 list for Science & Healthcare. And then in 2016 she was selected for Fortune magazine’s 2016 “40 Under 40” list, the publication’s annual ranking of the most influential young people in business. During a Fireside Chat today at the BIO Investor Forum, Read More >

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BIO Adds Nikon Instruments Inc. to Membership Discount Program

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BIO Business Solutions®, BIO’s cost-savings program, has announced a new partnership with Nikon Instruments Inc. The Nikon Instruments Research Grade Microscope Systems Program is available to members of BIO and select endorsing affiliate offers a wide selection of research instrumentation and digital imaging solutions for microscopy for direct purchase. Member benefits include select discounts on microscope packages, individual items, free installation, 1 Year Warranty on Systems, 5 Year Warranty on Microscopes, 15% off Warranty Extension Read More >

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The Search for Meaningful Work in Biotechnology

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The time to begin your search for a rewarding employment position is the day you register to go to a post-secondary institution. Why? Because the whole point of getting educated is to be able to apply what you learned in school in a job that values the knowledge and skills that you have developed. Getting educated is an investment in your future. Finding challenging and rewarding employment is the reward for that investment. When you Read More >

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BIO Adds Airgas to Membership Discount Program

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BIO Business Solutions®, BIO’s cost savings program, has announced a new partnership with Airgas, an Air Liquide company.  The Airgas program, available to members of BIO and our state affiliates, offers a broad range of industrial, specialty and medical gases in all modes of supply; dry ice; cryogenic storage and gas handling equipment and supplies. The program provides preferred pricing on gas products and 10-25% preferred discounts on equipment and supplies and the ability to customize Read More >

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Are You Ready To Go Beyond The Cutting Edge At BIO 2016?

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In an April 18 blog posted on Life Science Leader, Rob Wright outlined the essential components of a compelling and educational panel for the 2016 BIO International Convention. Wright will be moderating a Super Session panel on Tuesday, June 7 from 11:15 AM–12:30 PM called Beyond the Cutting Edge: How to Enable Life Science Organizations Today for the Societal Challenges of Tomorrow.  The session will focus on innovation and knowledge transfer opportunities across disciplines as well as industries. Wright asks readers to provide Read More >

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