Exact Sciences Corp. — the Madison company whose Cologuard DNA stool test screens for colorectal cancer — is building more than just a big laboratory building at its new campus just off Schroeder Road on the West Side. Exact is submitting plans to the city to construct a 77,000-square-foot addition onto the existing four-story office […]
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) – WITH Research and Development facilities at University Research Park, today announced that it filed a regulatory submission to begin a Phase 1/2 study of ARO-HBV, which is being developed as a potentially curative therapy for patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Pending approval, Arrowhead intends to proceed […]
Exact Sciences CFO Jeff Elliott says the foundation laid with Cologuard will help bring to market other screening tools, such as a lung cancer test. Elliott gave a promising update on Cologuard and laid out the Madison-based company’s plans at a recent Wisconsin Technology Council luncheon in Madison. Exact Sciences’ noninvasive Cologuard test screens for […]
The degenerative brain disease associated with aging, Alzheimer’s, is a long-standing mystery in the medical world. With 5 million people living with Alzheimer’s disease in the United States alone, new approaches are being taken to discover the unknown causes of the condition. Craig Atwood, founder of JangoBio, has spent the past 15 years researching the […]
Military veterans, like Aberdean Consulting’s Jim Blair, strengthen the Madison region’s workforce and often contribute significantly to their communities.
World-class lab and office space to support demand for Cologuard MADISON, Wis., Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Highlights: Exact Sciences selects 650 Forward Drive in Madison as site for expanded lab; company also takes ownership of existing office building on site, renamed 1 Exact Lane. Campus offers potential to accommodate more than 1,000 employees. Combined […]
Stimmi, an app for parents of kids with disabilities, launched in a little over a year’s time thanks to support from Madison’s entrepreneurial community, including Bunker Labs Wisconsin, located at URP.
TOM STILL | Wisconsin State Journal Every few years someone in state government laments, “We need a better brand for Wisconsin!” Cabinet secretaries scurry about, agency communications directors scratch their heads over possible slogans, and marketing campaigns go largely unfunded. Here’s an idea: Let’s talk about Wisconsin’s tangible business assets without making it all about […]
Exact Sciences shares hit new all-time highs in after-hours trading Monday after the Madison cancer test company released third-quarter results well above analysts’ expectations.
FluGen Inc. has been awarded $14.4 million through the DOD’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program’s (PRMRP) mechanism to conduct clinical challenge-studies against mismatched influenza strains with its lead universal flu vaccine, RedeeFlu™.