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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
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),...
Sep 25 2014
Washington, DC, September 25, 2014 – Today, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) issued the following response to the recent Treasury...


Biotechnology News

October 21, 2014

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tufts Medical Center (Tufts MC) and Specialists On Call ("SOC"), the nation's largest provider of specialist physician services to hospitals via...

October 21, 2014

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE:STJ), a global medical device company, today announced that its board of directors declared a fourth quarter...

October 21, 2014

FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) announced today that its third quarter 2014 financial results will be released on Tuesday,...

October 21, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) today announced that John Hammergren, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the 2014 Credit...

October 21, 2014

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NanoString Technologies, Inc., (NASDAQ:NSTG) a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today...