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Sunday, March 22, 2020
COVID-19 Prototype Ventilator Needed- Submissions due March 25 »
VULCAN: DIY Hack-a-Vent Innovation Challenge: Over the next 2 weeks, this Innovation Challenge seeks to pool brilliant...
Sunday, March 15, 2020
VIC's Feldmann Shares: How To Grow a Bigger Tech Economy »
As reported on Roanoke.com within the final article of a three part series, Greg Feldmann, Executive Director and CEO of t...
Friday, February 14, 2020
Apply for the 5th Annual Crab Trap »
You thought the Shark Tank was tough…wait until you enter the the BioHealth Capital Region Crab Trap! Submit your ap...
Sunday, February 2, 2020
Medical Polymers Pave the Way for More Efficient Medical Device Tech »
Hrishikesh Kadam, content writer for Global Market Insights, explains how medical polymers are transforming the healthcare...
Monday, December 16, 2019
Entrepreneurship Program for Western Virginia Gets State Funding »
A state panel has awarded nearly $300,000 to a nonprofit group that will coordinate efforts to enhance the technology ecos...
Monday, November 25, 2019
BIO Commissioned Analysis of Negative Impact of H.R. 3 »
Vital Transformation projected the impact that utilizing international reference pricing for retail medicines (as proposed...
Friday, November 8, 2019
CIT Opens Richmond Office to Boost Statewide Presence »
It’s a long way from the Dulles Toll Road in Northern Virginia to East Broad Street in Richmond, but the Center for Innova...
Thursday, November 7, 2019
MedTech Innovator 2020 - Applications Now Accepted »
MedTech Innovator is the medical technology industry’s global showcase and accelerator for innovative medical device, digi...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
BIO Transitions Leadership in 2021 »
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) industry veteran Jim Greenwood will step down as President and CEO of the...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
$63.7M Bioanalytical Lab Expansion Creates 200 Henrico Jobs »
Governor Ralph Northam announced that Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD), a leading global contract research or...
Thursday, August 29, 2019
SEBIO Awards 2019 -Call for Nominations »
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS Southeast BIO  is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the...
Friday, August 16, 2019
Virginia Research Investment Fund Awards $1.5 Million Grant »
Governor Ralph Northam announces that $1.5 million in grant funding has been awarded from the Virginia Research Investment...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apply to participate at MIT DC Grand Hack 2019 »
Join MIT Hacking Medicine as they bring the MIT Grand Hack to Washington D.C.! This is the weekend to brainstorm and bui...
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Governor Northam Establishes Virginia STEM Education Commission »
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has signed Executive Order Thirty-Six, establishing the Virginia Science, Technology, Engi...
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Monday, June 24, 2019
Call for Technologies - Connect with $3.5B in Funding »
Converging the innovation ecosystem - military leadership, industry scouts, non-traditionals, startups, and investors. Opp...
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Apply for the 1st Annual JumpStart Grant for SE BIO »
PharmaDirections, in cooperation with SE BIO, are pleased to announce the 1st Annual SE BIO JumpStart Grant. Having a det...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
House Bill Targets Looming $20 Billion Tax On MedTech Industry »
Scott Whitaker, president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), issued the following statement...
Thursday, January 17, 2019
BIO and ASTA Launch New Platform for Innovation in Food and Agriculture »
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) jointly announced t...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Amazon Selects Virginia for Major New Corporate Headquarters »
Governor Ralph Northam announced that Amazon, Inc. will invest approximately $2.5 billion to establish a major new headqua...
Monday, October 29, 2018
VRIF Issues Call for Concept Papers »
Concept papers will be accepted for applied research centers focused on commercialization of the product(s) or services re...
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
VA awarding permits to produce medical marijuana in 5 regions of the state »
Four decades after Virginia legalized medical marijuana in a pioneering but ultimately unworkable way, dozens of companies...
Monday, July 16, 2018
VA Catalyst Announces $2.7M in Grants to Fund Collaborative Bioscience Research »
The Virginia Biosciences Health Research Corporation (VBHRC), now known as Virginia Catalyst, announced that it has awarde...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Apply for Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Applied Research Award »
The FY18 PRORP challenges the scientific community to address the most significant gaps in care for the leading burden of...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
FDA launches innovation challenge to spur development of medical devices »
As part of the agency’s ongoing commitment to address the epidemic of opioid misuse and abuse, the U.S. Food and Drug Admi...
Thursday, April 19, 2018
FDA's 2019 budget request cites digital health »
Digital health appears to be making its way onto the national stage. FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb gave digital health a...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Submit now for BIO's Start-Up Stadium »
As the world’s largest biotechnology event, the BIO International Convention provides several specialized opportuniti...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Apply for the 3rd Annual Crab Trap »
You thought the Shark Tank was tough…wait until you enter the the BioHealth Capital Region Crab Trap! Submit your ap...
Friday, March 9, 2018
Nominate your company to be the Buzz of BIO! »
Are you an innovative biotech company that is R&D-intensive and is developing strategic partnerships within the indust...
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Apply now for the Greater Washington Innovation Awards »
Presented by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Washington  Innovation Awards™ is the event cele...
Monday, January 22, 2018
Pipeline Angels announces its 2018 spring angel investing bootcamps »
Pipeline Angels is changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for women and non-binary femme...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
FDA launches accelerated review program for products needed by DoD »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Department of Defense's (DoD) Office of Health Affairs are launching a joint...
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Esther Lee Named Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade »
Gov.-elect Ralph Northam has picked a Northern Virginia business leader with an extensive résumé to be secretary of commer...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Is your company the next Buzz of Bio? »
Is your company seeking a next round of financing or hoping to make the valuable connection needed to take your product in...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
BioHealth Capital Region moved up to #5 in Biopharma ranking »
The Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Annual Rankings of the “Top 10 U.S. Biopharma Clusters”, has ranked the B...

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