Press Releases

September 11 2013

Speakers will provide fresh insight, investment opportunities in biotech sector.

July 10 2013

Chimerix President and CEO emphasizes the role of the public market to help finance critical R...

June 14 2012

Support Of Industry Underscores Pro-Business Commitment

June 6 2012

The report will be released at a Super Session, titled "International Leaders Share Their...

December 6 2011

Washington, DC (December 6, 2011) – The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)...

November 16 2011

"The most important return on investment from this initiative would be the creation of...

November 2 2011

The Small Company Capital Formation Act (HR 1070) passed today by a vote of 421-1.

October 13 2011

BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood released the following statement on the Obama...

September 16 2011

BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood released the following statement on President Obama's...

September 9 2011

BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood released the following statement on President Obama’...

July 27 2011

BIO praised today’s ruling by a U.S. District Court dismissing a lawsuit that sought to...

July 26 2011

BIO applauded Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcement of four new BCAP project areas...

May 25 2011

BIO commends Reps. Davis (D-Ca) and Schwartz (D-PA) for their continued efforts to extend the...

May 17 2011

BIO today joined the Advanced BioFuel Association, the Renewable Fuel Association, the...

May 5 2011

BIO thanks Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Energy Secretary Steven Chu on the...

May 4 2011

BIO announces selection of Congressman Fred Upton (R-MI) as Legislator of the Year for 2010 -...

May 4 2011

BIO announced today its selection of Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) as Legislator of the Year for...

May 4 2011

BIO announces its selection of Representative David E. Price (D-NC) as Legislator of the Year...

May 4 2011

BIO announces its selection of Michael Capuano (D-MA) as Legislator of the Year for 2010 -...

May 4 2011

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced today its selection of Representative...

May 4 2011

Tax incentives that support advanced biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals are...

May 4 2011

BIO thanks Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) for introducing the Domestic Energy Promotion Act of...

May 3 2011

BIO announces its selection of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) as Legislator of the Year for 2010...

April 7 2011

Today, the House Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology will hold a hearing on The Creating...

March 3 2011

The Virginia Refundable Research and Development Tax Credit, recently passed by the Virginia...

February 11 2011

BIO announces that President and CEO James C. Greenwood will ring the closing bell at The...

February 11 2011

According to a new survey of CEOs of small biotech firms that received Therapeutic Discovery...

February 9 2011

BIO announces that former Senator John B. Breaux (D-LA), former Member, Senate Finance...

January 20 2011

BIO thanks Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for his leadership on biofuels...

January 12 2011

Experts chosen to speak on these panels represent leading clinical institutions, medical...

January 3 2011

The 2011 BIO International Convention will highlight the latest trends and the newest...

October 15 2009

The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today announced Plenary Session and Business...

July 10 2013
A healthy public market is key to the success of the biotech industry, as growing innovators often turn to an IPO to fund late-stage clinical trials.
March 16 2012
On behalf of BIO and its more than 1,100 members, Jim Greenwood submitted a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in strong support of H.R. 3606, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act.
March 6 2012
William D. Waddill, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of OncoMed Pharmaceuticals highlights the importance of capital formation to encourage investment in the biotechnology industry and spur job growth across the country.
December 1 2011
On December 1, BIO submitted written testimony to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on the importance of implementing policies that will spur job growth through capital formation while protecting investors.  
May 17 2011
BIO encourages Congress to support advanced biofuels and biobased products programs and initiatives during consideration of the Fiscal Year 2012 Energy & Water Appropriations bill. Industrial biotechnology is the key enabling technology that is causing a dramatic paradigm shift in the production of fuels and chemicals. By building modern biorefineries and using industrial biotechnology our nation could significantly reduce its dependence on foreign sources of oil.
September 11 2013
Speakers will provide fresh insight, investment opportunities in biotech sector.
July 10 2013
Chimerix President and CEO emphasizes the role of the public market to help finance critical R&D.
June 14 2012
Support Of Industry Underscores Pro-Business Commitment
June 6 2012
The report will be released at a Super Session, titled "International Leaders Share Their Worldview: Scientific American's Regional Bio-Innovation Scorecard."