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Fujifilm Cellular Dynamics prepares to open ‘cleanroom’ facility

FCDI’s new $21 million facility, next to its headquarters at University Research Park, will meet the Food and Drug Administration’s strict standards for Good Manufacturing Practice. With specially filtered air, air-lock entry doors, gowns, gloves and masks worn by workers, and with other provisions, the space will be at least 1,000 times cleaner than a […]

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Finalists Announced for 2019 Wisconsin Innovation Awards

Thirty-one companies and nonprofit organizations have been selected as finalists for the 2019 Wisconsin Innovation Awards. In total, over 400 businesses, products and services from around the state were nominated. The finalists were determined by a panel of 21 statewide industry experts, with winners to be announced on October 9, 2019 at an awards ceremony […]

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2019 WI Portfolio

More than $280 million was raised by the state’s early stage companies in 2018, a record for any one year in Wisconsin

The latest edition of “The Wisconsin Portfolio” shows more than $280 million was raised by the state’s early stage companies in 2018, a record for any one year in Wisconsin. The report by the Wisconsin Technology Council and its Tech Council Investor Networks showed 121 early stage deals – down from 127 in 2017 – […]

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Exact Sciences unveils new 695,000-square-foot lab facility on south side

Exact Sciences, one of Madison’s most conspicuous biotechnology companies, has expanded its local footprint with a new facility on Madison’s south side. The molecular diagnostics company held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday afternoon for the new laboratory space at 650 Forward Drive, which will be used to process millions of the company’s flagship colorectal cancer […]

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GoDx “Rapid Point-of-Need DNA Detection” Awarded 2019 TechConnect National Innovation Award

GoDx, a URP tenant announced their selection as a 2019 TechConnect National Innovation Awardee. Their technology will be featured at the 2019 TechConnect World Conference June 17-19, in Boston, MA, US. The annual TechConnect Innovation Awards select leading early-stage innovations from around the world through an industry-review process of the top 15% of annually submitted […]

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