Ron Cohen, President and CEO, Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.

Dr. Cohen discusses the plight of today's emerging biotech companies, and how the federal government can best support innovation within the industry.

2011 BIO International Convention Governors Highlight Reel

The 2011 BIO International Convention brought together over 15,000 leaders from industry, government and academia who are working to solve some of the sector's biggest challenges. We were honored to host governors from 11 U.S. states as they promote their bioscience economic development endeavors.

HIV/AIDS and Biotechnology

Learn about the role biotechnology plays in the on-going fight against HIV/AIDS.

Podcast with Aaron Miscenich

Aaron Miscenich, president of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center and chairman of LouisianaBio, discusses the bioscience economic development initiatives.

Diabetes and Biotechnology: A Shared History…A Great Future

In three minutes, this video tells the pertinent story of how recombinant DNA technology was used to produce human — or synthetic — insulin in large amounts and how it became the first biotechnology treatment approved by the FDA.

The AquAdvantage Salmon

AquAdvantage Salmon is an Atlantic Salmon which contains a "gene construct" enabling it to grow twice as fast as other Atlantic Salmon.

Laurence Marton on Personalized Medicine

BIOtech-NOW talks to Laurence Marton, Co-Chair of the Personalized Medicine World Conference 2012, about the outlook for personalized medicine.

Breast Cancer and Biotechnology: Bigger Than Pink

The world's best hope for turning breast cancer — and other forms of cancer — into a chronic manageable disease lies within biotechnology.

Repositioning Drugs for Parkinson's Disease

Kuldip Dave from the Michael J. Fox Foundation discusses his organization's work to reposition drugs for Parkinson's Disease.

Dr. Paul Offit on the Importance of Vaccines and Impediments to Breakthroughs

Paul A. Offit, M.D. is Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Offit received this year's BIO Humanitarian Award at the 2011 BIO International Convention in Washington, DC.  Dr. Dr. Dr.