Author: WTN News

The demise of generally accepted accounting principles in the United States in favor of global accounting standards has accelerated and will challenge American businesses in more ways than Sarbanes Oxley, according to columnist and accountant Ron Kral. In this edition of Boardroom Perspectives, Kral advises...

Is the American pharma industry going the way of the U.S. auto industry? Given what transpired in 2007, columnist Michael Rosen wonders about that in this edition of Yer Biotech Blues. The way Big Pharma has and likely will continue to scamble to recover lost...

In what is being called a logical next step in the evolution of a Wisconsin medical services software provider, EMSystem of West Allis has acquired the electronic patient care technology of a California company that makes and sells personal health records and other medical software....

Deltanoid Pharmaceuticals, a privately held pharmaceutical development company spun out of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has announced the completion of a $12 million round of financing that will be used to advance therapies for the treatment of renal disease. The money comes from a group...

The University of Wisconsin-Madison has finalized an exclusive license with Enable IPC Corp. to develop and sell ultracapacitor technology. The agreement formalizes a relationship that began with a license option agreement that gave Enable IPC the option to license the ultracapacitor technology, an alternative to...

Where have all the people gone that know what they are talking about, especially the apparently arcane subject of network infrastructure? The question is posed by columnist and cocktail party imbiber James Carlini, who challenges policy makers and others to take the network competency test...

GE Healthcare's decision to push new compact ultrasound products is paying dividends. Three enhanced medical imaging products are primarily responsible for the generation of $175 million in revenue for ultrasound thus far in 2007, a robust 65 percent increase over the same period of 2006. ...