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With all the drug discoveries being reported around the globe, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is becoming the world's prevailing regulatory authority for the approval of healthcare products, notes columnist Michael Rosen. In this edition of Yer Biotech Blues, Rosen says a truly harmonized...

Worldwide smartphone sales totalled 32.2 million units in the second quarter of 2008, a 15.7 per cent increase from the second quarter of 2007, according to Gartner, Inc. In addition, of all mobile device sales, smartphones' share remained stable at 11 percent. "Although global smartphone sales...

The term “next-generation” facility may be overused, but local officials believe it applies to TEAM Companies' new Tier 3 data center on the Fitchburg Technology Campus. The data center, which opened last week, will provide storage and protection of corporate information, and potentially serve to...

Stem-cell research in Wisconsin defies the publicly funded strategies of the “Joneses” on the coasts, according to Inside Wisconsin columnist Tom Still. As the annual World Stem Cell Summit approaches, Still notes that in the short haul, this reality poses a competitive threat. Over time,...

If you want to get a glimpse into the technology trends of the future, don't assemble a focus group - unless, of course, it is composed of kids. In this edition of the Innovation Zone, columnist Tom Koulopoulos explains why adults are so “out of...

Milwaukee, Wis. - The Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee has received a five-year, $3,082,752 renewal grant from the National Cancer Institute to continue to develop the College's Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) as a unique world resource of data and...