Exact Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ: EXAS) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Cologuard, the company’s noninvasive, stool DNA colorectal cancer screening test.
Aaron Olver, a former secretary of the state Department of Commerce and head of Madison’s economic development division, has been hired as managing director of University Research Park.
Madworks Coworking had a lot to celebrate during a gathering at University Research Park on Tuesday. Madworks is celebrating its first year at the Park, as well as the launch of its first seed accelerator program.
Eleven young companies will get a heap of business advice this summer as participants in a new, 10-week business accelerator program in Madison.
Great news: Beginning Tuesday, June 17th, our food carts will be in place on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at the 510 Charmany Drive location from 11:00-1:30. We’ve got a bigger and better lineup than ever before!
Ultratec, Inc., the world’s largest provider of text telecommunications devices for people with hearing loss, is breaking ground to expand its corporate headquarters in the University of Wisconsin Research Park on Madison’s west side.
In partnership with the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and University Research Park, BioForward is awarding 25 attendees from Wisconsin companies scholarships to participate in the BIO International Convention, the largest biotechnology conference in the world. Recipients will receive access to one-on-one partnering with internationally recognized companies in the bioscience industry and access to BIO’s business partnering system, which provides access […]
URP was pleased to host a successful Startup Weekend April 4 – 6. Madison’s third annual Startup Weekend event assembled entrepreneurial minds from southern Wisconsin and beyond to collaborate on innovative projects and potentially form startup companies.Read more
Exact Sciences Corp. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Molecular and Clinical Genetics Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee determined by a unanimous vote that Exact Sciences has demonstrated safety, effectiveness and a favorable risk benefit profile of Cologuard ®, the company’s stool-based DNA (sDNA), non-invasive colorectal cancer screening test. Read […]
When University Research Park in Madison was founded in 1984, it was seen as an off-campus outpost for science faculty pursuing the impure goal of commercializing their ideas. Today, URP is home to about 125 companies and nearly 4,000 highly paid workers. Read More