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.

BIO Testifies to House Agriculture Subcommittee That Farm Bill Energy Programs Are Working

May 18 2012
“Farm Bill energy programs are working and BIO member companies are beginning to put steel in the ground,” BIO President & CEO Jim Greenwood said today in testimony to the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry.

Panel of Top Industry Executives to Discuss Biotech and Big Pharma – What’s Next? – 2012 BIO International Convention Keynote

May 16 2012
BIO announced today that a panel of top industry executives will discuss where biotech will be in the next ten years and how the pharmaceutical industry landscape is changing.

IFIC Survey: Consumers Support Current Food Labeling Policies

May 10 2012
“Education is important to continue raising awareness, but simply labeling a food ‘Genetically Engineered’ or ‘GE’ doesn’t provide any meaningful information to consumers,” said Dr. Cathleen Enright, Executive Vice President, Food and Agriculture for BIO.

2012 BIO International Convention to Highlight the FDA and Regulatory Environment

May 9 2012
Global event for biotechnology to be held June 18-21, 2012 in Boston.

Consumer Acceptance, Genetically Engineered Agriculture Products and Biotech Crop Development to be the Focus at the 2012 BIO International Convention

May 1 2012
Global event for biotechnology to be held June 18-21, 2012 in Boston.