BIO Announces Keynote Speakers for BIO India International Conference

Sep 6 2011
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced the keynote speakers for the BIO India International Conference to be held September 21 - 22 at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre in Hyderabad, India.

Synthetic Biology’s Potential for Commercial Innovation Should Be Supported, BIO Argues

Sep 1 2011
Research and development in synthetic biology is an evolution of biotechnology innovation that should be supported and encouraged by federal regulatory policies.

BIO Supports Timely Reauthorization of PDUFA to Promote the Development of Innovative Therapies and Speed New Medicines to Patients

Sep 1 2011
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood released the following statement on the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) V recommendations as published by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

BIO Congratulates Member Companies Participating in DOE, USDA Loan Guarantee Programs

Aug 22 2011
Advanced and cellulosic biofuel producers are continuing to make progress in bringing new technologies to commercial scale; federal loan guarantees are helping to mitigate ongoing economic uncertainty.

BIO Issues Call for Sessions for 2012 BIO International Convention

Aug 22 2011
The online application process opens on Friday, August 26th and closes on Friday, September 30th, 2011 at 5:00 pm EST.  

BIO Applauds USDA, DOE, and Navy Initiative to Partner with Advanced Biofuels for Aviation and Military

Aug 16 2011
USDA, DOE and the Navy announced an initiative for public-private partnerships to build biorefineries and bring advanced biofuel technology to the market sooner.

BIO Launches New and Improved Web Site

Aug 3 2011
New Site Stands as Online Voice for BIO and Biotech Industry's Advocacy Efforts

Hill Leadership: Support Science-Based Assessments by FDA

Aug 3 2011
Animal Agriculture Coalition Members denounce political interference in FDA process.

Stem Cell Ruling Will Enable Critical Research to Move Forward Toward Cures and Breakthrough Medicines

Jul 27 2011
BIO praised today’s ruling by a U.S. District Court dismissing a lawsuit that sought to block federal funding of embryonic stem cell research.

BIO Applauds USDA Announcement of New Biomass Project Areas

Jul 26 2011
BIO applauded Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcement of four new BCAP project areas in six states that are expected to generate as many as 3,400 jobs in rural areas.