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Montana Biotech News

June 22, 2017

Bioscience Economic Development Trends of 2015-2016 :



December 21, 2016

New Law Likely to Prompt Boom in Biotech Research, Funding:



November 16, 2016

Butte's BioScience Laboratories gives public a peek inside:



November 1, 2016

New Biotech Company Inimmune Formed at University of Montana's MonTEC Business Incubator:



October 6, 2016

Thinking of crowdfunding your science? Study suggests some tips:



September 3, 2016

Bozeman Takeda branch involved with push for Zika vaccine:



August 28, 2016

In search of a cure: Upstart Missoula biotech company Inimmune on the cutting edge of science:



August 3, 2016

How a Decision by a Major Company is Going to Have a Very Positive Impact on Missoula, Montana's Economy:



April 14, 2016

Montana initiative seeks funds for biomedical research:



August 1, 2015

Belgrade,Montana -based Bacterin to acquire Ohio firm, rebrand as Xtant Medical Holdings Inc. in $88-million deal:



June 29, 2015

Bozeman biotech industry takes a breath at Takeda announcement, but continued growth likely:



March 30, 2015

Montana Bioscience-Innovators Networking Reception, 5/5, Missoula, Montana:



March 6, 2015

FDA approves the first biosimilar for the U.S. market:



February 10, 2015

Submittable 2014 Year in Review: Custom Forms, API, Mobile, and John Wayne Slept Here:



July 1, 2014

Study Ranks Life Sciences Industry Clusters:



May 12, 2014

University of Montana research proves that a small dose of medical methamphetamine might go a long way in limiting post-TBI brain damage - Sinapis Pharma raising funds for Trials:



May 1, 2014

Settling a New Biotech Frontier in Montana - Montana Molecular:



April 26, 2014

Governor Bullock Announces Crohn's Disease Bio-Medical Research Grant Award to Billings' Health Partners:



April 22, 2014

Governor Bullock Announces Bio-Medical Research Grant Award to McLaughlin Research Institute:



September 22, 2013

CDC Threat Report: 'We Will Soon Be in a Post-Antibiotic Era' :



June 1, 2013

Glaxo to Get Up to $200 Million From U.S. for Biothreat Research:



April 2, 2013

Bacterin CEO Guy Cook to step down:



March 16, 2013

Montana Governor Steve Bullock makes pitch for future vaccine factory at LigoCyte in Bozeman:



November 8, 2012

Welcome to The National Institutes of Health Director's Blog!:



October 23, 2012

Bozeman, Montana based SensoPath Technologies gets contract to continue cancer research:



October 14, 2012

GSK to open clinical data vaults to scientists via website:



September 2, 2012

New technology from Bozeman, Montana's Montana Molecular may speed medical research:



July 19, 2012

Montana BioScience Alliance July 2012 Newsletter:



May 3, 2012

New JOBS law expected to boost Bozeman, Montana biotechs:



March 26, 2012

Glaxo and J&J's New €150MM Fund Will Help the Biotech Ecosystem :



January 19, 2012

Frazier Looks to Build Biotechs For Sale, Lay Groundwork for First Post-Crisis Fund:



December 10, 2011

Prescience International Sharpens New Biotech Business Model - We need to develop more small biotech billionaires.:



December 8, 2011

Research on LigoCyte norovirus vaccine published in New England Journal of Medicine:



November 20, 2011

Biotech partnership formed to examine vaccine production feasibility in Missoula:



October 29, 2011

5 mistakes companies make launching drugs, medical devices:



October 28, 2011

Why Science Depends On Good Branding:



October 28, 2011

TED Video: Jay Bradner: Open-source cancer research:



October 23, 2011

Building a 21st Century Bioeconomy:



September 9, 2011

Montana BioScience Annual Meeting, 10/9-10, Missoula, Montana:



August 10, 2011

Sinapis Pharma to Present at the 2011 Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor Conference in Denver:



June 19, 2011

Nurturing Montana's bioscience sector - The Montana Bioscience Alliance:



April 18, 2011

Biotech's Missed Opportunity: Small-Town and Rural America:



March 30, 2011

Bacterin International Holdings, Inc. Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2010 Financial Results:



March 29, 2011

Senator Baucus Announces Study for New Montana Biotech Manufacturing Facility:



February 15, 2011

Mapping 8 Million Jobs | U.S. Bioscience Industry Drives the Innovation Economy:



February 9, 2011

Bioscience is High-Paying Jobs Creator in Montana:



January 7, 2011

Bioscience Roundtable, 2/8, Helena, Montana:



December 27, 2010

Biotech: pioneering treatments and bolstering U.S. economy:



December 27, 2010

Gazette opinion: Let's nurture Montana's biotech industry:



November 15, 2010

News from Matson's Laboratory, LLC of Milltown, Montana:



November 6, 2010

Antibiotics Research Subsidies Weighed by U.S.:



November 4, 2010

Senator Max Baucus Touts New Biomedical Research and Job Opportunities In Montana:



October 25, 2010

Positive Results From LigoCyte's Norovirus Vaccine Challenge Study Presented at IDSA Annual Meeting:



September 17, 2010

Bozeman based LigoCyte Pharmaceuticals http://www.ligocyte.com/ Initiates First Clinical Trial For Bivalent Intramuscular Norovirus Vaccine:



June 18, 2010

Application Available for Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program:



June 15, 2010

Invest in Biotech, Or Watch the U.S. Health Innovation Edge Slip Away:



May 25, 2010

Treasury Releases New Guidance For $1in Billion Tax Credits In Affordable Care Act To Support Groundbreaking Biomedical Research:



May 24, 2010

Biotech’s $1 Billion Tax Credits Are Up for Grabs! OK, Now Everybody Relax:



May 22, 2010

Montana's Sen. Baucus champions $1b in biomedical tax credits:



May 22, 2010

BioScience Labs in Bozeman, Montana seeks research participants :



March 10, 2010

Leroy Hood Sizes Up South Lake Union as Institute for Systems Biology Expands - Hood to speak in Bozeman, Montana 3/12 :



February 15, 2010

Leroy Hood, President And Cofounder Of The Institute For Systems Biology, 3/12, Montana State University , Bozeman:



February 13, 2010

Why Biotech Innovators Are Beating a Path to Seattle:



February 12, 2010

Bacterin International of Belgrade, Montana Completes $3 million Private Placement:



February 6, 2010

Biotech Chiefs Slam U.S. Report on Gene Patents:



January 13, 2010

Biotech strong but faces challenges in state:



January 9, 2010

The recession hits science. MIT report reveals biotechnology funding troubles:



January 7, 2010

Bioscience Authority investments help grow business in Kansas:



December 3, 2009

State urged to seek biotech venture capital:



November 25, 2009

Montana Department of Commerce Awards $2.5 Million for Biomedical Research to Montana Research Institutions:



November 23, 2009

Montana State University joins national consortium for biomedical scientists:



October 16, 2009

Wisconsin tax credits lure U of Minnesota start-ups to cross state lines:



October 16, 2009

Bioscience venture capitalists to open offices:



October 14, 2009

Six Tips on How to Spot a Winning Biotech, From Dendreon Co-Founder Chris Henney:



September 30, 2009

Rocky Mountain Venture Capital Association asks for your support of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pension Committee recommendation on follow-on biologics. :



September 18, 2009

Biotech companies court venture capitalists:



September 15, 2009

The University of Utah is very supportive of H.R. 5629. "Pathways for Biosimilars Act". :



September 15, 2009

Biosimilars legislation and its importance to Montana:



September 15, 2009

Medical Device Pioneer David Auth Seethes Over $40 Billion Industry Tax Idea, FDA Delays:



September 10, 2009

New venture capital program will help life science companies in western Pennsylvania: Governor Rendell:



September 9, 2009

LigoCyte Pharmaceuticals, Inc. of Bozeman, Montana tests ‘stomach flu’ vaccination:



August 29, 2009

McLaughlin plans to apply for Montana biomedical research money:



August 28, 2009

Montana Department of Commerce to Provide $2.5 Million for Bio-Medical Research:



August 28, 2009

Biotech innovation being threatened:



August 19, 2009

LigoCyte Pharmaceuticals Adds More Funding:



July 15, 2009

Rocky Mountain Biologicals of Missoula, Montana Expands:



July 7, 2009

Invitation To Montanabioscience Annual Meeting, 7/16, Hamilton, Montana:



July 1, 2009

Montana INBRE program receives five-year, $17.5 million grant:



June 3, 2009

Montana BioScience Annual Meeting, 7/17, Hamilton, Montana:



March 24, 2009

Systems Biology Provides First Global Analysis of Prion Disease in a Mouse Model:



March 13, 2009

OVP Venture Partners Announces Affiliation with Irving L. Weissman:



February 20, 2009

Montana Molecular seeks tools to aid in finding cures:



January 25, 2009

The Montana BioScience Alliance - Montana researchers make discoveries used in new products :



January 9, 2009

Invest Northwest CEO And Investor Forum, 3/17-18, Seattle, WA - LigoCyte Pharmaceuticals, Inc.:



January 8, 2009

News from Montana BioScience Alliance:



December 24, 2008

Study: It pays for biomedical researchers to know their congressman:



December 1, 2008

Rocky Mountain Laboratories Neighborhood Update:



September 2, 2008

Creating Leaders for Science-Based Businesses:



August 22, 2008

Montana BioScience Alliance Newsletter:



June 19, 2008

Competing for biotechs' attention:



June 16, 2008

The Montana BioScience Alliance Conference, 7/15-16, Missoula, Montana:



June 3, 2008

Sen. Baucus - 250 Jobs for Hamilton, Montana - New Grant For Business Incubator In The Bioscience Industry:



April 25, 2008

Silicon Valley Bank offers new tool to value biotech startups:



December 17, 2007

McLaughlin Research Institute Receives $2 Million Biomedical Research Grant from the Montana Department of Commerce:



October 19, 2007

GlaxoSmithKline opens $137 million facility expansion in Hamilton, Montana:



October 18, 2007

“Leaving The Ivory Tower – From Lab To Wall Street”, 10/22, University Of Montana - Missoula:



September 20, 2007

Stanford researcher defends stem cell work in Hamilton, Montana lecture:



September 18, 2007

LigoCyte, Biogen Idec to jointly develop anti-inflammatory treatment:



September 18, 2007

"Global Infectious Disease, Environment And Human Health", 9/29, Big Sky, Montana:



September 14, 2007

“Stem Cell Research: Daring To Dream” Dr. Irving Weissman, 9/18, Hamilton, MT:



August 17, 2007

Montana Department of Commerce to Provide $2 Million for Bio-Medical Research:



June 19, 2007

Rocky Mountain Laboratories research leads to a potential STD vaccine:



June 8, 2007

Montana BioScience Alliance - July Meeting Is Open To All, 7/2, Great Falls, MT:



April 16, 2007

The biosafety level 4 facility under construction at Rocky Mountain Laboratories in Hamilton, Montana represents the third phase in the history of RML, Dr. Karl Johnson said Friday.:



April 7, 2007

Dr. Irving Weissman, Stanford University "Stem Cell Research And The Future", 4/20, Bozeman, MT:



March 31, 2007

S.F. biotech has equity funding epiphany. Firm embracing new model for raising capital:



March 30, 2007

Startup capital sources can dictate future of biotech firms:



March 26, 2007

Nanotechnology: The Future is Coming Sooner Than You Think:



March 5, 2007

Montana Bioscience Alliance Names New Executive Board Officers:



February 5, 2007

Biotech boom: As Hamilton businesses expand, interest in field grows. UM creates program to train lab workers for GlaxoSmithKline and Rocky Mountain Labs :



February 5, 2007

Company gives form to medical devices. Compass Product Design Inc.:



September 16, 2006

Biotech sees successful formula. San Francisco group creates incubator for industry startups:



August 31, 2006

Matching up with 'angels'. Colorado group looking for biotechs in search of money:



August 17, 2006

Multi-million dollar animal bioscience complex in the works at Montana State University:



July 12, 2006

Seven Finalists, including Ligocyte of Bozeman, Montana, Selected for The BioWest 2006 Venture Showcase Competition, Presenting World-Changing Technologies:



July 6, 2006

LigoCyte Pharmaceuticals Awarded an Additional $2.3M Department of Defense Contract to Continue the Preclinical Development of Their 3rd Generation, Mucosal Anthrax Vaccine:



June 15, 2006

Montana State University scientists, and SpeciGen co-founders featured in cover article of Science:



June 13, 2006

Montana Bioscience Alliance meets Wednesday:



May 25, 2006

SpeciGen’s Bio-Nanotechnology Featured in Cover Article in Science:



April 27, 2006

New Montana Biotechnology Company, SpeciGen Launched, Lonnie Bookbinder Selected as CEO:



April 5, 2006

Renowned Stem Cell Researcher, Dr. Irving Weissman “Stem Cells: Science, Medicine and Politics”, 4/10, Missoula, MT:



February 17, 2006

Non-profit aids Arizona bioscience. Bolstering research, attracting firms are goals:



January 12, 2006

Sixty Pacific Northwest Life Science Companies to Present at Invest Northwest(C) 2006:



November 9, 2005

Fort Collins startup captures fast-pitch award:



November 7, 2005

Biotech companies pitch their potential to investors - BioWest 2005., a two-day event that opens Tuesday, showcases firms in the Rocky Mountain region.:



October 3, 2005

LigoCyte Pharmaceuticals of Bozeman, Montana Receives $4.6M NIH Biodefense Challenge Grant for Intranasal Anthrax Vaccine:



September 7, 2005

Missoula biotech startup, Rocky Mountain Biologicals Inc. looks to go global:



May 26, 2005

University of Montana to Break Ground on New Biomedical Research Building Addition:



May 19, 2005

Biotech Companies Seek Location Advantages:



May 11, 2005

New group promotes biotech in Montana - The Montana Bioscience Alliance:



April 16, 2005

Sirna's move clouds Colorado's biotech scene:



March 29, 2005

Biotech company, Corixa Corp. looking for money to expand Hamilton operation:



March 28, 2005

Changing Mindset Critical for Arizona Bioscience Success, Study Advises:



March 3, 2005

Bioscience industry could grow in Idaho - Hundreds gather for glimpse of things to come:



March 3, 2005

Where VCs Fear To Tread : Angel investors are filling a critical gap by providing early backing for biotechs:



March 3, 2005

In Spokane, a biotech scramble:



February 22, 2005

Governor Schweitzer Hails New Montana Bioscience Trade Association:



February 19, 2005

Banking on biotech - Debate rages as Colorado joins other states seeking high-tech centers:



December 6, 2004

Venture capital will tell its story - A study questions whether policymakers understand the role the industry plays in medical breakthroughs.:



December 2, 2004

Entrepreneurs improve quality of life through Biotech development but need VC to succeed:





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