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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 22 2014
Washington, D.C. (October 22, 2014) – During the 2014 Pacific Rim Summit Plenary Program, CEOs, CSOs and industrial biotechnology industry veterans...
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...


Biotechnology News

October 31, 2014

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ignyta, Inc. (Nasdaq: RXDX), an precision oncology biotechnology company, announced today that it will release its third quarter 2014 financial...

October 31, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) and Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) (STO: SOBI) today announced that the European...

October 31, 2014

WEST CHESTER, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AtriCure, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATRC), a leading innovator in surgical treatments for atrial fibrillation and Left Atrial Appendage Management...

October 31, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRPT), a developer of innovative RNA-based therapeutics, will report third quarter 2014 financial...

October 31, 2014

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The New Orleans BioInnovation Center has announced the four finalists in the 3rd Annual BioChallenge — Louisiana’s only pitch competition for...