Single Dose Ebola Vaccine is Safe and Effective in Monkeys Against Outbreak Strain

The news item below relates to a study done at Rocky Mountain Laboratories and released today in the journal Science. This is the same vaccine cited in last Friday’s report in The Lancet about a successful human clinical trial in Guinea.       EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time MEDIA AVAILABILITY Single Dose […]

Governor Bullock to speak at major small business innovation opportunities summit

One of the best learning and networking opportunities in a decade for area entrepreneurs, small technology firms and start-ups will take place in Bozeman on August 17th and 18th. The Greater Yellowstone Regional Entrepreneurship and SBIR/STTR Summit ( is a two-day summit for innovators, entrepreneurs, researchers, and small business operators to meet with and learn from key leaders […]

Investing in bio-medical research a bipartisan issue

A compelling op-ed piece by Newt Gingrich (Speaker of the House 1995-1999) appeared April 22, 2015, in the New York Times. In a nutshell, the former Speaker of the House makes the case for doubling the budget of the National Institute of Health. He notes that in the highly partisan environment of Washington, D.C., in […]

Call for Applications: Rising Stars Career Development Program

    February 2nd Deadline Rising Stars is a faculty career-development program that provides promising early-stage investigators from the WWAMI (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho) region with a high-quality, targeted, and structured career development package for two years. The package includes components such as research funding up to $15,000, mentoring, peer-to-peer networking, and review services. […]

MBRCT Request for Proposals

The Montana Board of Research and Commercialization Technology is accepting proposals for funding.  Proposals are due March 2, 2015.  The Request for Proposals can be found on the MBRCT website at If you have any questions regarding the RFP, please contact Dave Desch, Executive Director (406) 841-2760.

Exhibits are now Open! New Army Medical Conference March 23-25, 2015

Medical Research, Development and Acquisition in Support of the Warfighter Conference & Exhibition | March 23-25, 2015 | College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Hyattsville, MD The USAMRMC, The Army’s medical materiel developer with responsibility for full life cycle medical research, development and acquisition, (RDA) shares an interest in advancing the identification and RDA […]

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Introducing VarSeq: Variant Discovery & Gene Panels Made Easy

[button url=”″ target=”_self” size=”small” style=”coolblue” ]ACCESS THIS WEBCAST[/button] Abstract Next Generation Sequencing has transitioned from a new and exciting technology with research potential to a robust and diverse assay with immediate clinical utility. We at Golden Helix have been building and maturing software solutions through this turbulent and innovative time resulting in NGS becoming a […]

RML presentation / ticks and Dr. Schwan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, Oct. 6, 2014   Media Contact: Ken Pekoc (406) 375-9690   From Montana to Mali: RML’s Schwan to Share His Fascination with Ticks  Of all the places Tom Schwan. Ph.D., has visited around the world in a research career spanning more than 40 years, one of his most exciting discoveries […]

Looking for Life Science Investors?

Looking for Life Science Investors? Apply to present at the first life science investor conference to showcase the best companies from across the Rocky Mountain/Southwest Region. The West was won by innovators, investors, and prospectors who understood the value of discovery and accepted the challenge of investing in new frontiers. Bioindustry Associations from across the […]

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