Author: WTN News

Madison, Wis. — A team of researchers here led by James Thomson will delve further into the workings of stem cells with an $8.9 million, five-year grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), announced today....

Madison, Wis. — The University Research Park is expanding on Madison's east side, into a 6,000 square feet of a large industrial building that will be renovated and made available for startup companies sometime next year....

We've been fortunate lately. Despite the various indicators of a slowing economy, one thing that has not seen a downturn is the number of investments made by angels and angel groups here in the Midwest....

Appleton, Wis. - Fabrication Laboratories, or Fab Labs, are an exercise in global technology sharing spun out of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Wisconsin technical college is putting an entrepreneurial spin on them. Dozens of inventors are using the lab and taking advantage...

Madison, Wis. — Nerites, a developer of medical technology, has added James C. Powell to its board of directors. Powell retired in 2003 from SurModics, a public company that developed similar products, where he was president and chief operating officer....