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An unprecedented number of EMSystems statewide clients successfully participated in a nation-wide National Hospital Available Beds for Emergencies and Disasters exercise. Participates in this reporting exercise included Michigan, Idaho, Arkansas, Arizona, Kentucky, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. In accordance with the U.S. Department of Health and...

Filament Games is a small Madison firm that wants to be the developer of the "Citizen Cane" of educational games. But these goals may be thwarted, or at least stifled, company founders Dan White and Dan Norton said, if Wisconsin does away with the one-year-old...

TomoTherapy Inc. said it will restate its financial statements for 2008, noting that its previous statements contained errors. The firm, which makes a radiaton system for treating cancer, said it found income tax accounting mistakes in previously released 2008 statmements. These errors could overstate...

Visitors at Blackhawk Technical College's main campus south of Janesville notice one thing almost immediately as they walk its hallways: All of the classrooms are packed with students. Much like other Wisconsin Technical College System campuses during this recession, Blackhawk is enrolling a surge of...

Ninety-eight percent of Internet shoppers leave ecommerce sites without buying, which is why Internet-savvy marketers are starting to use re-targeting technology to pursue customers who have left their website, and to recapture lost sales. Retargeting works by placing a “tracking pixel” from an ad network...

IBM is building analytics clouds it says will help its clients make better decisions and better utilize the data that is available to them. The practice is enabling practices such as a "biobank cloud" that pools data at the infrastructure level, storing data used to...

MADISON AND DENVER – Dr. Laura Strong of Quintessence Biosciences Inc. presented information about one of the company’s EVade Ribonuclease development programs at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research. Strong presented data from conjugates produced using the clinical candidate QBI-139...

eBay decides to spin off VOIP company Skype, with which it has a decidedly uneven relationship. An IPO is planned for the first half of 2010, although eBay says the specific timing of the IPO will be based on market conditions. Read full article>>...

Sustainability will be the focus of the eighth annual International Bioethics Forum to be held in Madison this Thursday and Friday, April 23 and 24. The forum, sponsored jointly by the BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute (BTCI), Promega Corp. and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, is...