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In a new white paper issued today, BIO updates the results of a study of the greenhouse gas emissions resulting from EPA's proposal to reduce biofuel use...
BIO is pleased to announce the creation of the BIO Rosalind Franklin Award for Leadership in Industrial Biotechnology to be presented to an outstanding...

Press Releases

Oct 17 2014
Washington, D.C. (October 17, 2014) –The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today issued a call to leaders from the biotechnology, chemical and...
Oct 17 2014
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today congratulates member company Abengoa Bioenergy on opening its 25-million gallon per year cellulosic...
Oct 16 2014
Washington, D.C. (October 16, 2014) – New and diverse strategies are needed for farmers to better fight weeds in today’s agricultural systems...
Oct 16 2014
Biotechnology companies Amyris and Solazyme, Inc., today received awards in the Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge for industrial biotechnology...
Oct 15 2014
Washington, D.C. (October 15, 2014) – With a growing industrial biotech sector that is home to more than 400 biotechnology companies, San Diego is set...
Oct 8 2014
USDA’s new report “Why Biobased?” is the first comprehensive federal quantification of the job opportunities and other economic benefits of...
Oct 6 2014
Washington, D.C. (October 6, 2014) – The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) released the following statement today in response to a misleading...
Oct 2 2014
Washington, D.C. (October 2, 2014) – The following statement may be attributed to BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood: “On behalf of the...
Oct 1 2014
Washington, DC, September 30, 2014 – Today, Jim Greenwood, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO),...


Biotechnology News

October 22, 2014

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zymeworks Inc., a privately held biotherapeutics company focused on the development of best-in-class antibody and next...

October 22, 2014

DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) announced today that it will present at the 2014 Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference on Wednesday,...

October 22, 2014

ARDSLEY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACOR) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Civitas Therapeutics and obtained global...

October 22, 2014

WATERTOWN, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTPH) today announced the closing of its underwritten public offering of 4,542,500 shares of...

October 22, 2014

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alkermes plc (NASDAQ: ALKS) will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. EDT (12:30 p.m. GMT) on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, to discuss the company’s...