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Euclid Vision Welcomes Specialty Eyecare Professional to Commercial Team

Euclid Vision Corp., a global leader in specialty contact lenses and proactive myopia management initiatives, is pleased to announce the continued expansion of its U.S. sales team with the addition of Jon R. Hudson, ABOC, NCLEC, who has joined the company as account executive for Texas, and Central and Southern U.S. territories. Jon brings 24 years


Richmond’s BrainBox Solutions secures another patent for its concussion test

Richmond biotech BrainBox Solutions Inc., the maker of an artificial intelligence-enabled concussion test, has earned a broad patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a set of eight biomarkers that correlate to specific findings on MRI tests. CEO Donna Edmonds said in a statement the biomarkers covered by the patent include indicators of


Phlow Announces over $35M in Series B Funding to Improve the U.S. Medicine Supply Chain

Phlow Corp., a U.S.-based public benefit corporation and contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO),  announced that it has closed a $36 million Series B capital raise as part of its mission to protect America’s medicine cabinet. Since its launch in 2020, Phlow has been working to leverage advanced development and manufacturing processes to re-imagine the


VTCRC Announces First Companies Selected for JLABS Virtual Residency

The Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (VTCRC) announced that three companies have been selected to join Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS (JLABS). Under a collaboration between VTCRC and Johnson & Johnson Innovation, LLC, established to support innovators in the Blacksburg-Roanoke region with the aim to accelerate emerging biotech and life science startups, the selected companies will


Granules Pharmaceuticals celebrates new Prince William County facility, $12.5M investment

Granules is ready to start shipping medications right from Prince William County. The India-based pharmaceutical maker opened up its new packaging and distribution facility just outside Manassas, promising to bring 57 new jobs to the county as part of a $12.5 million investment. Representatives for the $65 billion manufacturer said the move will strengthen the


Children’s National Hospital names Michelle Riley-Brown as new CEO to succeed Kurt Newman

The Children’s National Board of Directors announced that Michelle Riley-Brown, MHA, FACHE, has been named as the new president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Children’s National Hospital. On July 1, Riley-Brown will succeed Kurt Newman, M.D. , who is retiring after 11 years as president and CEO. Riley-Brown is an accomplished executive with over