Agriculture and Science Groups Back Modern Technology to Meet Rapidly Growing Food Needs

Jun 7 2012
A host of agricultural and scientific organizations have praised President Obama for his “aggressive support” for innovation in agriculture, including biotechnology.

Scientific American to Host BIO International Convention Super Session to Release 4th Annual Worldview Report and Scorecard Highlighting Emerging Markets

Jun 6 2012
The report will be released at a Super Session, titled "International Leaders Share Their Worldview: Scientific American's Regional Bio-Innovation Scorecard."

Boston Biotech Industry Takes Center Stage at the 2012 BIO International Convention

Jun 5 2012
The 2012 BIO International Convention will return to Boston, Mass. for the global event for biotechnology, which will take place June 18-21, 2012 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

2012 BIO International Convention Buzz of BIO Winner Announced

May 30 2012
BIO is pleased to announce the Pipelines of Promise Buzz of BIO winner for the 2012 BIO International Convention is Deuteria Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a virtual biotechnology company based in Boston, Mass. and founded in 2010.

Academic and Tech Transfer Community to be Spotlighted at the 2012 BIO International Convention

May 29 2012
BIO Academic Park and Translational Research Forum to be featured at the global event for biotechnology 

Groups Ask Senate to Reconsider NDAA Amendments Blocking Military Use of Alternative Energy

May 24 2012
BIO and a number of other organizations expressed disappointment that the Senate Armed Services Committee adopted amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act blocking the Department of Defense’s (DoD) use of domestically produced alternative energy. 

BIO Lauds Senate Passage of User Fee Package

May 24 2012
BIO commends the bipartisan Senate approval of FDASIA, which includes a reauthorization of the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA).  

BIO Statement on New Bill to Extend Therapeutic Discovery Project Tax Credit

May 24 2012
BIO applauds Senator Robert Menendez for introducing the “The Extension of the Therapeutic Discovery Project Tax Credit.”

Farmers See Economic and Environmental Benefits from Biotech Crops

May 22 2012
Seed technology is vital for developing country farmers.

Former Secretaries of the Treasury to Deliver Keynote at the 2012 BIO International Convention

May 21 2012
BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood will deliver state of the industry remarks.