BluDiagnostics wins Governor’s Biz Plan Contest

By Jeff Engel, Xconomy

BPC_logo_feature2For the third year in a row, a life sciences startup took home the top prize at the Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest.

On Wednesday, Madison-based BluDiagnostics was named the competition’s overall winner and top life sciences company, beating 12 other finalists. All 13 teams presented Tuesday at the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference held at Madison’s Alliant Energy Center, an annual two-day business conference hosted by the Wisconsin Technology Council.

BluDiagnostics, which is developing a saliva-based fertility test, is the latest life sciences company to win the contest, following Elucent Medical last year and NitricGen in 2013. This marked the contest’s 12th year. Read more …