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BIO CEO & Investor Conference

2014 BIO CEO & INVESTOR CONFERENCE

BIO CEO & Investor Conference

The 16th BIO CEO & Investor Conference closed having drawn more than 1,300 participants including more than 850 investors. Now that the partnering meetings and sessions have ended, check out BIO's coverage of the event on BIOtechNOW...

WORLD CONGRESS ON INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY

BIO Gearing Up to Announce the 2014 Washington Carver Award Recipient

BIO will present the 7th annual George Washington Carver Award to a key innovator who has changed the landscape for the industrial biotechnology industry at its annual World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology...

BIOSIMILARS

FDA Week op-ed: For Biologics, A Name Isn't Just A Name

As a pathway for biosimilars approval is implemented, a clear priority should be crafting a naming convention that contributes to patient safety through enhanced product identification and supports access to medicines at competitive prices...

BIOSIMILARS

BIO Responds to GPhA Citizen Petition on Biosimilars Naming

Last September, the Generic Pharmaceutical Association filed a Citizen Petition with the FDA, requesting the FDA to implement its INN naming policy equally to all biologics and to require all biologics approved under the Section 351(k) pathway...

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Report Shows World's Weakest IP Environments

BIO is concerned over a series of patent revocations including a decision by India’s Supreme Court to deny patent protection for a novel therapy on the grounds it did not demonstrate enhanced efficacy...

HEALTH

Cancer Insurance Checklist: Guía de Cobertura Médica para Personas con Cáncer

The Cancer Support Community is pleased to announce the launch of a Spanish language version of the successful resource, the Cancer Insurance Checklist...

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

Genes are Like Recipes

Dr. Alan McHughen, a molecular geneticist and professor at the University of California, Riverside, explains that genetic modification works only because all living things use the same genetic language...

HIV/AIDS

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

In the United States, more than one million people are infected with HIV, with an estimated 50,000 newly diagnosed each year. While African Americans make up only 12-14 percent of the U.S. population they account for nearly half (44 percent) of all the new HIV infections in the U.S...

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

France's Failure: GMOs and The Green Revolution

A notable piece titled France Fails Science Test was recently published in Cosmos by Marcel Kuntz, John Davison and Agnes E. Ricroch, three plant biologists who wonderfully illustrate how French politics beats scientific reason when it comes to the debate on GMOs...

BUSINESS AND INVESTMENTS

Chicago Gets A New Health Care Incubator

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced details about a new facility to support startup companies researching next-generation biopharma technology...

PENNSYLVANIA BIO

A New Addition to Pennsylvania Bio's Leadership Team

Pennsylvania Bio has been a key ally to BIO and vocal advocate for state and federal public policy in support of the biotechnology industry since our inception...

FOOD LABELING

BIO Joins Coalition to Advocate for a Federal GMO Labeling Solution

BIO, along with 28 other agriculture and food organizations, announced today the formation of the Coalition for Safe Affordable Food and urged Congress to quickly seek a federal solution...

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

Bring Biofortified's Frank N. Foode™ to Life!

Biology Fortified is launching a Kickstarter fundraising campaign to fund the creation of 500 copies of their blog mascot, Frank N. Foode™. Frank N. Foode™, an adorable plush GM corn...
Conferences & Events
Conferences & Events

04.08.14

BIO Asia International Conference

The BIO Asia International Conference is an exclusive, customized partnering forum that brings together U.S. and European drug development companies with Asian biotech and pharmaceutical companies...

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04.23.14

BIO IP Counsels Committee Conference

Over the past nine years, BIO's semiannual IP Counsels Committee Conference has become a popular and growing event among our members' IP and legal professionals...

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05.12.14

World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world's largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals...

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06.23.14

BIO International Convention

The largest, most influential biotech meeting in the world is coming to San Diego, June 23 – 26, 2014, offering four days of career-boosting opportunities—from targeted education sessions and specialty forums to BIO One-on-One Partnering™ meetings with thousands of companies. Join the global biotech community at BIO 2014...

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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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Jan 30, 2014

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Feb 10, 2014

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Irvine, California, United States
Feb 11, 2014

Vice President Corporate Development, GlycoMimetics, Inc.

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Feb 5, 2014

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Feb 5, 2014

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