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Biotech CEOs Speak Out on JOBS Act Success

JOBS ACT

Biotech CEOs Speak Out on JOBS Act Success

Enacted in April 2012, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act makes the pathway to capital formation more attainable for small biotechnology companies, clearing the way for American innovation and ingenuity by removing bureaucratic hurdles and red tape to speed cures and medical breakthroughs to patients. The JOBS Act reached a major milestone last week, with the 100th company going public under its provisions...

PHYSICIAN PAYMENTS SUNSHINE ACT

Partners for Healthy Dialogues: Letter to CMS

BIO, a member of Partners for Healthy Dialogues (P4HD), joined 25 medical societies and manufacturers in a letter to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services highlighting both their shared commitment to sunshine and the importance of context in the upcoming data release...

HEALTH CARE

New Report: Innovation in Hepatitis C Treatment

The California Healthcare Institute released a report on the public health impact of Hepatitis C and the potential of groundbreaking new treatments to save tens of thousands of lives...

AGRICULTURE

Washington Farmer: Reg Delays are Smothering Biotech Innovaton

Agri-Pulse recently published a notable guest opinion editorial by Mark Wagoner,a third generation farmer in Walla Walla County, Washington, and a volunteer board member for Truth About Trade & Technology...

GMO ANSWERS

GMO Answers Celebrates A Successful One Year Anniversary

We are very excited to celebrate the one year anniversary of GMO Answers, with more than half a million visits to date...

AGRICULTURE

Report Shows Biotech Crop Varieties Continue to be Preferred By U.S. Farmers

Tom Saidak reported for BioBased Digest on the latest U.S. adoption data for genetically engineered varieties of corn, cotton and soybeans....

HEALTH CARE

Beggar-Thy-Neighbor Medicine: Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

In an editorial about specialty drug prices, the Wall Street Journal writes: "To understand how ObamaCare is already bending the future of U.S. medical progress, consult the furor over specialty drug prices, as an alliance of convenience among third-party payers assails pharmaceutical innovation as too costly"...

FOOD LABELING

The 'What's the Point' Category for GMO Labeling Bills

Lawmakers have so much work to do, and few days left in which to do it. Formal sessions will end July 31...

LIVSTOCK BIOTECH SUMMIT

BIO Highlights the Importance of Care and Use of Animals at 2014 Livestock Biotech Summit

How can we give patients faster access to innovative treatments and cures? That's the question the House Energy and Commerce Committee is asking our nation's foremost medical experts and innovators through white papers, hearings, and roundtables in an initiative we call BIO Highlights the Importance of Care and Use of Animals at 2014 Livestock Biotech Summit...

SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY

Synthetic Biology: The Sword in the Stone to Defeat Devastating Diseases

On July 17, 2014 the House held a hearing titled: Subcommittee on Research and Technology Hearing - Policies to Spur Innovative Medical Breakthroughs from Laboratories to Patients...
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Conferences & Events
Conferences & Events

09.09.14

BIO Latin America Conference

BIO Latin America in Brazil is your opportunity to access the innovation and partnering opportunities in Latin America's rapidly-growing life science industry. Gain insight and strategies from biopharma leaders and government officials, attend company presentations and network with global and regional attendees, with sizeable delegations from Chile, Colombia and Mexico...

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09.16.14

Livestock Biotech Summit

This unique conference offers a focus on genetic engineering of agricultural animals including benefits, research and development, regulatory system, and challenges to advancing health, food and industrial applications of animal biotechnology...

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10.07.14

BIO Investor Forum

The BIO Investor Forum is an international biotech investor conference focused on early and established private companies as well as emerging public companies. The event features plenary sessions, business roundtables and therapeutic workshops, company presentations, and One-on-One PartneringTM meetings...

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11.03.14

BIO-EUROPE

The 20th annual BIO-Europe is Europe's largest partnering conference serving the global biotechnology industry...

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Bio Jobs - The talent hub for biotech

Cheminformatics Developer/Cheminformatician, Novartis

California, United States
July 29, 2014

District Manager, Oncology (Pacific North West), Janssen Biotech, Inc.

Seattle, Washington, United States
July 25, 2014

Director Regulatory Affairs, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

Princeton, New Jersey, United States
July 21, 2014

Biopolymers and Green Chemicals Science Leader, Scion

Rotorua, New Zealand
July 20, 2014

Sr Manager, Business Conduct, Gilead Sciences

Foster City, California, United States
July 9, 2014

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