BIO Applauds Creation of FDA Opioid Policy Steering Committee

May 24 2017
Washington, DC (May 24, 2017) – Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood issued the following statement regarding the announced creation of an Opioid Policy Steering Committee at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA):

Astellas Expands Advocacy Engagement with Focused Outreach

May 23 2017

BIO Statement on President’s Proposed 2018 Budget

May 23 2017
Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s FY 2018 budget proposal.

Biotech Industry Continues Strong Growth in 2016; San Diego Setting Pace for State, Nation

May 17 2017
Mayor Faulconer, Industry Leaders Reveal Latest Data, Including Major Economic Benefits of June BIO 2017 Convention

BIO Joins Diverse Coalition Promoting Market-Based Solutions to Address Prescription Drug Costs, Increase Patient Access and Choice

May 17 2017

Washington, DC (May 17, 2017) – Today, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joins with a diverse coalition of stakeholders in endorsing a set of pro-competition,...

BIO Submits Comments to EPA Regulatory Reform Task Force

May 16 2017
BIO submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Regulatory Reform Task Force on Executive Order 13777 “Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda.”

BIO Statement on the Passing of Biotechnology Giant Henri Termeer

May 15 2017

Termeer was a key architect in the founding of BIO, a mentor to countless entrepreneurs, executives and researchers, and passionate in his pursuit of innovative patient...

BIO Statement on U.S.-China Comprehensive Economic Dialogue

May 12 2017
Washington, D.C. (May 12, 2017) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) issued the following statement regarding initial results of the 100-Day Action Plan of the U.S.-China Comprehensive Economic Dialogue:

Convention Programming to Feature “One Health” Concept

May 11 2017
Bio-based Technologies Address Human, Animal, Plant and Environmental Health Washington, D.C. (May 11, 2017) – At its heart, the concept of One Health is rooted in the notion that the health of humans, animals, and the environment are all interconnected. At BIO’s 2017 International Convention (June 19-22 in San Diego), programming will feature the One Health concept through stories that show how science and technology are making tomorrow’s breakthroughs possible.  

Ann Romney to Deliver Keynote at 2017 BIO International Convention

May 10 2017
Former First Lady of Massachusetts and New York Times best-selling author will speak about the power of resilience in overcoming obstacles, advocating for families and spearheading brain health research