BIO Fly In

Sharon Peterson attended the 2012 BIO Legislative Fly-In in Washington DC, April 24-25, 2012. The Fly In included a reception in the House Energy & Commerce Committee Room and a short talk from the BIO Legislator of the year awardee, Representative Mike Rogers (R-MI) Sharon, along with Senator Baucus and Senator Tester presented Dr. Marsha […]

Louisville SBIR Conference

Montana Molecular attended the annual National Institutes of Health (NIH) SBIR conference to learn more about the agency’s mission of improving human health and developing new technologies with commercial application. The NIH SBIR program offers over $700M in support for small businesses (under 500 employees) to perform innovative research in the biomedical /behavioral sciences through […]

Guest opinion: Medical research saves lives, creates jobs in Montana

June 18, 2012 12:00 am  •  By DAVE POULSEN The burning question in Washington these days is how to reduce government spending and by how much. We don’t often hear how these cuts could impact funding for critical medical research here in Montana and across the country. Under current law, funding for cancer research, heart […]

Golden Helix Establishes Direct Presence in Japan

Bozeman, MT (June 13, 2012) — Golden Helix has established a representative office in Japan and has selected Filgen, Inc. as its exclusive distributor for the territory. Filgen will work directly with Golden Helix Japan to market and support its flagship product, SNP & Variation Suite (SVS). The software offers several packages to facilitate SNP, […]

BIO Lauds Senate Passage of User Fee Package

      For Immediate Release Contact: Stephanie Fischer 202-312-9263 or   BIO Lauds Senate Passage of User Fee Package Washington, D.C. (May 24, 2012) – Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) President and CEO Jim Greenwood issued the following statement in support of the U.S. Senate’s approval of the Food and Drug Administration Safety […]

U of M and MonTEC Jam Session

Special Events Announcement! Missoula –   Venture Capital Part 1 Billings – Financing High Impact Ventures   U of M and MonTEC Jam Session  Venture Capital, Part 1   A Collaboration for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development in Western Montana UM & MonTEC Jam Sessions Shared Experience Forums, Among Missoula’s Entrepreneurs A note from Program Coordinator Ed Wetherbee… Friends […]

Autism awards: $400,000 CDMRP opportunity

Dear Friends and Colleagues, The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP’s) issued annually by the Department of Defense, are an excellent source of funding for several key areas of research ranging from ALS, through various Oncology programs to Multiple Sclerosis. Awards up to $400,000 for Autism Spectrum Disorders(ADS) are the latest opportunities to be issued by the CDRMP. […]

Update on Montana BioScience Alliance

The BIO Internation Convention is coming up quickly.  June 18th through the 21st in Boston. Montana BioScience Alliance will have a booth in the Exhibition area – Following is some information:   Why Exhibit at BIO? BIGGEST VALUE EXHIBITORS RECEIVE The BIO Exhibition proves to generate new business with the global industry at your fingertips. It’s where […]

Local experts work to unlock cure to Alzheimer’s disease

Written by AMIE THOMPSON Research is the key to ending Alzheimer’s disease, and the McLaughlin Research Institute in Great Falls is doing some of the leading research in the world on the disease. From testing on mice models to administering clinical trials on Alzheimer’s patients, Great Falls is progressive in its attack on the disease. […]

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