When RARE is not so RARE!

Did you know that there is a community of sick and disabled women, children, and men that is so large that it outnumbers all of those with cancer and AIDS combined worldwide?

2012 Flash Mob Event - 2011 BIO International Convention

BIO gets ready for Boston 2012!

Humanitarian Award Winner Dr. Paul Offit

Paul A. Offit, MD was named the 2011 Biotech Humanitarian Award winner.

2011 Dr. Paul Janssen Award winner Dr. Napoleone Ferrara

Dr. Napoleone Ferrara was named the 2011 winner of The Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research for his research on angiogenesis, the process of new blood vessel formation, and the isolation and cloning of vascular endothelial growth factor.

Creating the BIO Business Forum

Ever wonder what it takes to host 20,000 one-on-one meetings at BIO International Convention?

Jim Greenwood's Address at the 2011 BIO International Convention

Mankind's need to cure disease, combat hunger and discover new forms of energy has never been more urgent.

Ways Biotech Can Better Integrate Diverse Populations

Dr. Augustus White is author of “Seeing Patients: Unconscious Bias in Health Care” and a pioneer in equitable care. Dr. White will be delivering the keynote address at this year’s Diversity Summit at the 2011 BIO International Convention in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Karel Schubert, Executive Director of Bioscience Association of West Virginia

BIOtechNOW’s Tracy Cooley talks to Dr. Schubert of the  Bioscience Association of West Virginia about biotech in West Virginia – major areas of growth, the outlook for growth of the industry within the states, and plans for the upcoming  BIO International Convention.

Rachel King, CEO of GlycoMimetics and a BIO Board member

GlycoMimetics’ Rachel King discusses the prevalence of sickle cell disease and urgency to find treatments.

Hervé Tettelin, Associate Professor in Microbiology and Immunology

Dr. Tettelin discusses his research in reverse vaccinology and as a pioneer of the pan-genome concept.