Business schools and university STEM programs are providing deeper resources and a more supportive culture for students looking to launch a start-up before graduation.
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StartingBlock’s Scott Resnick and gener8tor’s Sara Woldt discuss the success of Madison’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, including Madworks, Bunker Labs, and the UW Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic.
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FluGen, an early-stage company, located at URP, developing vaccine candidates designed to protect against multiple types of influenza, has raised $5.5 million in debt financing.
Invenra, a Madison startup involved in the race to find drugs that will beat cancer, says it is teaming with Merck, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.
UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank had a two-part pitch for Foxconn executives when she chatted with them during a dinner at the governor’s mansion earlier this month.
Cellular Dynamics International, the stem cell company founded by UW-Madison stem cell pioneer James Thomson, is backing off on moving its headquarters to Verona and will stay in Madison, at least for now, as it prepares to push forward with its first potential stem cell-based treatment.
The 2017 Wisconsin Science Festival on November 2-5 will celebrate one of the great scientific “firsts” that Wisconsin bestowed on the world — the birth of public radio — while gazing into the future of radio technology, including the search for extraterrestrial life.
By Judy Warner, Altium In 2013, Elon Musk introduced the concept of a Hyperloop transit system in a white paper. He proposed a completely open source approach to its development and invited universities to participate in a pod competition. SpaceX funded the construction of a near-mile subscale version of a vacuum tube in which to […]
Exact Sciences said a major study on its second product in the pipeline — a test for lung cancer — will likely begin in early 2018.