DNA brings robust traceability to pork products The efficacy of DNA traceability to deliver trust and confidence to the Pork Industry has been confirmed in a recent analysis commissioned by global food traceability company IdentiGEN. IdentiGEN, together with a leading Retailer, has highlighted the efficacy of DNA based traceability and in particular the benefits it […]
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) presented today at the Roth Capital Conference in Dana Point, California, where it reviewed its business and financial highlights, its unique R&D model and selected un-partnered programs, and provided partnering case studies.
Kansas University students with startup ideas will soon get help launching them from a new university-run business accelerator.
The KU Catalyst, a joint project between the School of Business and the Bioscience and Technology Business Center, or BTBC, will connect students with the workspace, mentoring and capital needed to create new companies.
WALTHAM, MA. — Proteon Therapeutics, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company developing novel, first-in-class pharmaceuticals to address the critical medical needs of patients with kidney and vascular diseases, today announced that its lead product, PRT-201, has received orphan drug designation in the European Union (EU) for the prevention of arteriovenous access dysfunction in hemodialysis patients. […]
By Megan Hart Kansas’ universities unveiled research initiatives that could change how vehicles gas up and diabetes is treated, hopefully while growing the economy at the same time. Joe Monaco, associate director of strategic communications for The University of Kansas, said the role of research universities is evolving, with more emphasis on economic development in […]
Brianne Pfannenstiel, Reporter-Kansas City Business Journal The Bioscience & Technology Business Center at the University of Kansas announced it has hired a new president and COO. G.R. Underwood, an entrepreneur and former vice president of the Lawrence Regional Technology Center, will be based in Lawrence. He will manage daily operations and long-term strategies for the […]
Brianne Pfannenstiel, Reporter-Kansas City Business Journal Stason Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced Friday that it’s moving its brand division from Irvine, Calif. to Kansas City, Kan. The holding company will be called KC Specialty Therapeutics LLC. That division of the company focuses on developing drugs for human “orphan” diseases, which are those that affect a relatively small […]
Sunlite Science & Technology graduates from the Bioscience & Technology Business Center and purchases 4811 Quail Crest Place LAWRENCE, KS, USA – Sunlite Science & Technology has officially moved out of the Bioscience & Technology Business Center, where its offices were housed for 3 years, and out of 345 N Iowa Street, where it rented […]
NALIT 2013 Professional Development Seminar Propylon was proud to be a ‘Megabyte Sponsor’ at this years Professional Development Seminar for the National Association of Legislative Information Technology (NALIT). This years fall meeting was in Raleigh, North Carolina from Oct. 15-18, 2013. The NALIT Professional Development Seminar brings together state legislative information technology professionals who are […]
By Joseph Harvey Canine diabetes is an increasingly pressing issue in the US. With this in mind, Animal Pharm met a Kansas City-based start-up developing a regenerative medicine to treat diabetes in dogs. Senior reporter Joseph Harvey spoke to Likarda about the viability of islet transplantation as a cure for dog diabetes. The screening of […]