Orphan Diseases and the Future of BioPharma, the Focus of the 2012 Orphan Disease Forum

Apr 5 2012
Centric Health Resources and the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), Co-organizersAlnylam Pharmaceuticals, Genzyme, a Sanofi Company and Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company, Co-sponsors

The Military’s Commitment to Biofuels Is a National Security Imperative, BIO Says

Mar 29 2012
Domestic biofuel production is necessary for energy and national security, the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) emphasized today in a letter to the leaders of the House Armed Services Committee and its Subcommittee on Readiness. 

BIO Testifies on Importance of Timely Passage of BsUFA and PDUFA

Mar 29 2012
Sara Radcliffe, Executive Vice President of Health at the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), testified today on biosimilar user fees (BsUFA) and the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.

BIO Supports Permanent Reauthorization of Programs to Encourage Development of Lifesaving Medications for Children

Mar 28 2012
H.R. 4274 will encourage continued investment in pediatric research.

BIO Announces Novozymes CEO and President Steen Riisgaard as its 2012 George Washington Carver Award Recipient

Mar 28 2012
BIO has named Steen Riisgaard as the recipient of its 2012 George Washington Carver Award for innovation in industrial biotechnology.

BIO Opens Nominations for 2012 Biotech Humanitarian Award

Mar 28 2012
Annual Award to Recognize Innovator Who Is Transforming Society byHelping to Heal, Feed or Fuel the World 

BIO Applauds Congress for Passage of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act

Mar 27 2012
The JOBS Act will incentivize and encourage capital formation for growing companies, and spur job growth in the U.S.  

2012 BIO International Convention Business Forum Looks to Host Record Breaking Number of Partnering Meetings

Mar 27 2012
BIO Business Forum One-on-One Partnering to Open April 2012

Biofuels Are the Long-Term Solution to Gas Prices; the Renewable Fuel Standard Is Key, BIO Says

Mar 27 2012
Today, a group of biofuel and renewable energy organizations released a letter to Congressional leaders asking them to continue to fully support the Renewable Fuel Standard.  

BIO Praises Senate Passage of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act

Mar 22 2012
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) applauds the Senate on the passage of H.R. 3606, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act.