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General Patent Corporation Calls New Patent Reform Bill Harmful to Inventors and Entrepreneurs

... failed legislation is not the best way to protect American inventors and spur innovation." Suffern, N.Y., (PRWEB) - ... failed legislation is not the best way to protect American inventors and spur innovation." Calling the proposed new bill "a warmed-over ...

Government Mandates Create Guaranteed Market for Bio-Fuel, Says Frost & Sullivan

... will be the future outlook for bio-diesel within the region. Support from local governments, through either subsidies or tax exemption, will in turn spur growth for the development of bio-diesel." About Frost & Sullivan Frost & Sullivan , the Growth Partnership Company, enables ...

Senator Arlen Specter and Richard Gephardt Headline Policy Forum on U.S. Medical Innovation, Highlight Achieving 'Recovery Through Discovery'

... jobs, and maintain U.S. competitiveness. Our policy agenda lays out clear objectives and changes that, when implemented by Congress, will spur recovery of the U.S. economy, and improve the health of all Americans." The Council's policy platform is based on the knowledge that America ...

AIAA names top ten emerging aerospace technologies of 2009

... biofuels, as promoted by the FAA's Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative (CAAFI), and the recent FAA grant to the X Prize Foundation to spur development of renewable aviation fuels and technologies. 3. High Speed Flight Technologies such as supersonic and hypersonic aerodynamics, ...

Venture Capitalists to Invest in Promising PA Life Science Companies, Governor Rendell Says

... big medical innovation. "Especially during challenging economic times, it's critically important that we continue to invest in our economy to spur private sector investment and put more people to work." The Commonwealth Financing Authority today approved $5 million in new investments to ...

ChanTest Awarded $4.8 Million Through the Ohio Third Frontier Research and Commercialization Program

... of Development and Chair of the Ohio Third Frontier Commission, Mark Barbash, announced the competitive grants last week, which are awarded to spur development of innovative products and services and accelerate economic growth in Ohio. ChanTest will use the $4.8 million grant to expand its ...

Genencor Shows How Industrial Biotech Breakthroughs Contribute to the New Green Economy

... and CEO of BayBio, who moderated an executive panel. "They represent a shift toward applying science to building the green economy, which will help spur economic growth in California and nationally." Showcase highlights interactive biorefinery demo A highlight of the event was an interactive ...

FasterCures Rewards Two InnoCentive Solvers for Innovative Ideas to Accelerate Medical Research

... Ph.D., following a review of 15 qualified proposals. Both ideas provided valuable insight into the Challenge and offered ways that FasterCures can spur movement in the biopharmaceutical field to develop faster and more effective medical treatments or cures, in a way that would limit the "first-mover" ...

SleepQuest Continues to Fight for Sleep Apnea Education

... is key to SleepQuest's continuing efforts to promote the crucial role sleep plays in total health. "We're really hoping that our work will spur a renewed dialogue between patients and health care providers about sleep," said Koenigsberg. "Dr. Dement reminds us that sleep, exercise and ...

Governor Rendell Says Life Science Industry Will Fuel New Breakthroughs, Generate Jobs for Decades to Come

... the level of concentrated occupational employment in biotech; and tax exemptions and university grant funding. "We need to do even more to spur medical innovation in order to deliver solutions to our national health care challenge and -- most importantly -- make a difference in the lives of ...

NanoVibronix Receives FDA Clearance for its PainShield(TM) MD Device

... Jerusalem, Israel said, "My experience with PainShield MD has shown that it is highly effective in treating painful foot disorders including heel spur syndrome, tendon disease and wound pain." Dr. Rosenblum added "I am currently performing a clinical trial evaluating the effectiveness of PainShield ...

Campus Celebrates Historic Milestone

... education, government, and the private sector working together in partnership, this Research Campus has enormous potential to create new jobs and spur economic development in our state." Special guests included US Senator Elizabeth H. Dole, US Senator Richard M. Burr, US Congressman Robin C. ...

US Neuropathic Pain Market Value Doubles to $5 Billion by 2018

... launch of Lilly's Cymbalta (duloxetine) for diabetic neuropathic pain in 2004. The additional June 2008 approval of Cymbalta for fibromyalgia will spur penetration of this prevalent condition. Based on a decade of experience tracking and forecasting the NP Market, WWMR predicts healthy growth over ...

Singapore to hold international 'pow-wow'

... "Futuropolis 2058is a unique platform for the first partnership between FAST and A*STAR as this global collaboration can revolutionise change and spur advancements in technology and development. With a think-tank of leading scientists, engineers and technology experts, the power of innovation can be ...

ESA Receives 2008 Frost & Sullivan North American Technology Innovation Award for Development of Integrated Metabolomics Systems

... applications for our technology have their origins in customer labs. Their breakthrough research opens up new investigative questions that, in turn, spur us to continue to push the limits of technology so we can meet the customer's analytical challenges." About ESA (http://www.esainc.com ) ESA ...

Sigma-Aldrich Signs Agreement With Plextronics to Distribute Plexcore(R) Organic Electronics Materials

... is an important one for the company. "The easier we make it for the research community to access our materials, the more innovation we can spur in the printed electronics field. Sigma-Aldrich has a world-class distribution network, and it is that access and expertise that we are looking for ...

Cleveland+ Region Attracts $318 Million in New Venture Investment in 2007

... projects that have an impact on the region's innovation infrastructure; Linking together regional technology leaders and innovation assets to spur collaboration and commercialization; and Leveraging public and private investments to revitalize Northeast Ohio's economy. Through its Venture ...

Triage study challenges notions of emergency medical response to disaster

... a mass casualty event is probably one that takes into account a variety of local and regional factors, which means that use of the model should spur regional collaboration and information sharing. "We hope that this type of modeling study will be used to help disaster response teams plan effective ...

VaxGen Addresses MPM Claims in Letter to Stockholders

... are expected this decade. Lastly, HHS is under no obligation to proceed with a procurement having issued a draft RFP. Perhaps this RFP will spur interest in the program. However, we have not seen any such revived interest in our program since this announcement last month. Based on what we know ...

Saint Louis University Honors Sigma-Aldrich Corp. for $1 Million Donation

... in the biomedical industry," said Jennifer Lodge, Ph.D., associate dean for research at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. "This gift could spur new research projects that otherwise couldn't have been started, or enhance ongoing projects within the Edward A. Doisy Research Center as well as ...

Chromatin Leases at University Technology Park At IIT

... recent licensing agreements with leading agriculture companies, as well as the company's newer activities in the biofuels sector, are expected to spur this growth. Chromatin will join more than 20 technology companies now calling UTP home. These companies, ranging from start-ups employing two ...

Ohio Academic Institutions Increase Research and Development Investments

... spending to the state's Third Frontier Project, a $1.6 billion initiative founded in 2002 to expand the state's high-tech research capabilities and spur the creation of high-paying in-state jobs. Working with the Third Frontier Project, The Ohio State University alone increased research spending by ...

UW gets $5M to extend entrepreneurship

... Madison, Wis. - In an effort to spur entrepreneurship in a broader range of students, the Ewing Marion ... teaching, research, and outreach. The university will use the grant to spur greater research commercialization statewide, with partnerships across the ...

WTN Interview with Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin: Facilitating technology growth and regional economic development is a priority

... Baldwin at her Madison office about her involvement in bringing more federal dollars to Wisconsin for technology development, as well as how we can spur more regionally-based economic development. Although Baldwin is best known for her unwavering commitment to farmers, senior citizens, education, ...

Industry Veterans discuss the "next big thing"

... of the IT industry's commitment to innovation, was highlighted by a debate on how Wi-Fi and distributed networks are technologies, that will continue spur investment. John Patrick, President of the Venture Capital firm Attitude, and former Executive VP of IBM's Internet Group, cited the emergence of ...

Wisconsin Manufacturing - demise or survival?

... invest in new technology infrastructure, reposition through new technology, link into value chains, integrate services into the product mix, and spur rapid new product development. Harley Davidson , Lands End , Phillips Plastics , and Oshkosh Truck are four examples of Wisconsin businesses ...

Senate Passes an Investment Capital Package; the Assembly Should Follow Suit

... is a good one. The Senates work must still be approved by the Assembly, where majority party Republicans are more fractious on how and even if -- to spur venture capital investments. For the good of Wisconsins high-tech, high-growth economy, agreement sooner than later is needed. The bills passed by ...

WTN Interview: Roberta Gassman

... part in achieving the directives set forth in Governor Jim Doyles Grow Wisconsin plan. WTN: How is DWD Investing in workforce development to spur economic growth? Roberta Gassman: Wisconsins workers are known for their strong work ethic, which is evident in our high labor force ...

Three Wisconsin approaches to technology transfer and commercialization

... based economy, an economic development initiative was launched in 2001 by a combination of private industry and academic institutions to spur entrepreneurial activity and technology transfer. The CATI Center, a 40,000-square-foot business incubator located on the campus of Gateway Technical ...

Despite the three Gs, the Wisconsin Legislature had a productive session

... the use of the single factor of Wisconsin sales in deciding how Wisconsin will tax multi-state and multi-national corporations. Tax credits to spur investment in high-tech and other entrepreneurial businesses were created. Senate Bill 261 creates credits ($30 million over 11 years) for angel ...

CATI: Transforming technology transfer in Wisconsin

... companies and existing businesses. CATI, in partnership with Madison Development Corp., is bringing the program to Dane County in an effort to spur private industry technology transfer. Jerry Carlson, of K. A. Jones and Associates, consults with CATI on IP/technology valuation. He said ...

Madisons visionary plan for a healthy economy

... of Wisconsin- Madison , UW Health, Meriter , Dean , and St. Marys hospitals as well as the private biomedical industry, in an effort to spur economic and workforce development, by creating partnerships between Madisons medical and biomedical communities. Paul Deluca, vice dean, UW ...

State investment incentives aimed at luring angels to start-up companies

... Act 255 includes a 25 percent state tax credit, which could prod some investors into taking the plunge. The tax credit alone probably isnt enough to spur investment, but it could make the difference in a close call. Kanavas is an entrepreneur who has launched and built technology companies and who ...

Discovery may halt progression of Alzheimer's

... a great opportunity to identify a new concept in the field that other people and drug companies will pick up on," says Johnson. "Hopefully this will spur a new approach to Alzheimer's disease. Instead of treating the cognitive symptoms, we can actually prevent the loss of the neurons that result in the ...

John Kerry talks technology

... pace. Making permanent the research and development tax credit would be a nice start, but I emphasize the word start. Where government does help spur research, it is very successful. But today its done at the margins, with far too much bureaucracy in between. The SBA itself needs to become much ...

Ten resolutions that could produce a happy new (tech) year

... between ideas and the creation of globally competitive companies, while closing, is still wide. Here are 10 New Years resolutions that could help spur an even more successful 2005, provided were all diligent enough to keep them. Resolved: Keep Wisconsins technology assets in the national eye. ...

SBC and AT&T merger expands global reach for Wisconsin businesses

... AT&T will open new doors to business customers in Wisconsin and throughout SBC's territory. It also brings a research componentAT&T Labsthat should spur technology innovation in an industry that faces increasing global competition. To be sure, SBC was no country phone company before the announced ...

Invitrogen to buy Norwegian biotech with operations in Brown Deer

... of Pel-Freez was a successful one, and we hope that that success will continue with this new acquisition. Were always in favor of things that help spur the growth of industry in our state ... We were encouraged that Dynal Biotech had started growth in the Milwaukee area, and we hope that his ...

Drug-delivery patch wins at UW business-plan competition

... of the Milwaukee angel network Silicon Pastures . Burrill visits competition he started G. Steven Burrill himself jetted in from France on the spur of the moment for what he said was only the second Burrill competition he's personally attended. The globe-trotting businessman, a 1966 graduate ...
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