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BIO Achieves Gains During 106th Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 21, 2000) -- The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) achieved significant legislative objectives during the 106th Congress and began laying the groundwork for...

Lyons Joins BIO As Food & Agriculture Specialist for Government Relations Team

WASHINGTON (November 17, 2000)-The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today named Matthew D. Lyons director of government relations for food and agriculture.

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EPA Report Finds Biotech Crops Have Little Impact On Monarch Butterflies

WASHINGTON (October 19, 2000)-The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reaffirmed Thursday that a review of all available scientific information indicates that monarch butterflies are at very...

STATEMENT BY STEPHEN JOHNSON EPA DEPUTY ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR FOR PESTICIDES REGARDING STARLINK CORN

At the strong urging of the Environmental Protection Agency, Aventis is announcing today that they are canceling the registration of StarLink corn. This means that Starlink corn can no longer be...

BIO Urges Clinton, Congress to Drop Drug Reimportation Section of Ag Appropriations Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 18, 2000) - Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) President, Carl B. Feldbaum, today issued the following statement on the drug reimportation bill:

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BIO Asks Federal Court For Rehearing On Double Patenting Issue

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Report Details Biotechnology's Contributions On Baby-Boomer Health, Quality of Life

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BIO Urges President To Sign H-1B Visa Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 4, 2000) The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today urged President Clinton to sign the American Competitiveness in the 21st Century Act passed by Congress...

BIO Applauds Court Ruling On FDA Biotech Policy

WASHINGTON (October 4, 2000) The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today applauded the summary dismissal in federal court of a lawsuit challenging the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA)...

Biotechnology Industry Reaffirms Commitment to Safety; Supports New Steps to Increase Public Understanding of Industry Products and Practices

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