Navigation Links
Governors business-plan contest has a surprise ending

MILWAUKEE Two biotechnology companies tied for the top prize at the first-annual Governors Business Plan Contest. Announced at the close of the Entrepreneurs Conference Wednesday evening in Milwaukee, Middleton-based BioSystem Development and Milwaukee-based NovaScan will split both first and second place, or $55,000.

Other ......

Full article >>> e two winners, one from Milwaukee and one from Madison, Nettles said. It also is a great thing that, of the 300-plus contestants, we had very broad geographic representation. It demonstrates the spirit of entrepreneurs across entire state. What gets so much of the attention is the strength of the biotech cluster in Wisconsin, but we have a strong IT cluster as well, particularly in southeast Wisco......

Full article >>> t problem was with immunoassays, a way of testing very small amounts of iny, he said, repeated nearly one in three tests due to bad results.

BioSystem developed an automated instrument to perform the tests by pumping reagents through beds of tiny beads, where the necessary chemical reactions are performed, instead of the usual plastic wells. The test takes about 10 to 15 minutes, as it do......

Full article >>> ors down to 2 millimeters, an advance over current technology.

The gold standard is still X-ray mammography, Wells said. But if that test shows the possibility of a tumor, most patients are referred for a biopsy, which is expensive and can leave scars. Eight out of 10 biopsies turn out negative, he saidmeaning a new test could reduce the number of unnecessary procedures.

NovaScan......

Full article >>> n soundtrack that would not bother those seated nearby. And customers of a store could, after being identified with other technologies, be given specialized messages. Stores that sell floor space now, he said, could start partitioning the air.

IntelliMentor: Learning software ($10,000)
IntelliMentor, a company started in Milwaukee that......

Full article >>> br> AquaMakes fiberglass construction makes it easier to sell to a wide geographic market compared to other water treatment systems, many of which are made of concrete and thus hard to transport. The technology was developed in Japan, where more than 5,000 units have been installed since 1982. When finished, the process leaves water clear, colorless and odorless, Gravatt said.



<......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Kristin V. Johnson and Jason Stitt 06/02/04


Related biology technology :

1. Governors business-plan competition starts another round
2. Governors Growth Council hopes to go light on paperwork and heavy on ideas
3. Create a Governors Technology Summit
4. Eau Claire business-plan contest opens
5. Governors third business-plan contest kicks off
6. Alzheimers drug firm and more winners named in Wisconsin business-plan contest
7. Drug-delivery patch wins at UW business-plan competition
8. Coaching available for business-plan contest survivors
9. Tech Digest: Commerce, business-plan contest, tech grants, Metavante
10. MATC student team wins cyber defense contest
11. NE Wisconsin to hold business plan contest
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... Researchers at the Universita Politecnica delle Marche in Ancona combed medical ... mesothelioma. Their findings are the subject of a new article on the Surviving Mesothelioma ... in the blood, lung fluid or tissue of mesothelioma patients that can help point ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- A person commits a crime, and the detective uses ... criminal down. An outbreak of foodborne illness makes ... uses DNA evidence to track down the bacteria that caused ... not. The FDA has increasingly used a complex, cutting-edge technology ... Put as simply as possible, whole genome sequencing is a ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... FRANCISCO , June 23, 2016   EpiBiome ... has secured $1 million in debt financing from Silicon ... ramp up automation and to advance its drug development ... its new facility. "SVB has been an ... beyond the services a traditional bank would provide," said ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016  Blueprint Bio, a company dedicated to identifying, ... community, has closed its Series A funding round, according ... "We have received a commitment from Forentis Fund ... to meet our current goals," stated Matthew Nunez ... to complete validation on the current projects in our ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/27/2016)... , June 27, 2016 Research and ... North America 2016-2020" report to their offering. ... North America to grow at a CAGR of ... been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from ... prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... 2016  The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics ... as one of the fastest-growing trade shows during the ... Bellagio in Las Vegas . ... growth in each of the following categories: net square feet ... of attendees. The 2015 ACMG Annual Meeting was ranked 23 ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... LOS ANGELES , June 22, 2016 ... of identity management and verification solutions, has ... cutting edge software solutions for Visitor Management, ... ® provides products that add functional ... The partnership provides corporations and venues with ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):