Author: WTN News

Centricity, the brand name for GE Healthcare's Electronic Health Record, has won the seal of approval from a federal commission that was established to reduce the risk for hospitals and physicians that implement Electronic Health Records....

Are you confused about the available choices for educational software? To help parents cut through the online clutter, NeruonFarm President Mina C. Johnson-Glenberg offers two words - pedagody and generativity - and reminds us of where learning and computers intersect. ...

The United States Senate, defying the threat of a presidential veto, voted overwhelmingly to modify President Bush's ban on new federal funding for embryonic stem cell research. However, the 63 votes in favor of a less restrictive policy is not enough to override a promised...

These are heady days for TomoTherapy, the Madison-based medical device manufacturer that recently opened a new production facility. But the company's top executives say they don't need to come calling on Wall Street, at least not yet....

Taking yet another opportunity to promote stem cell research, Gov. Jim Doyle urged the United States Senate to modify federal policy on funding for human embryonic stem cell lines. A vote could come Tuesday following 12 hours of Senate debate over two days. ...

Imagine, for a moment, that you're a Wisconsin life sciences company and you have a sales rep in biotech hotbeds like San Francisco or Boston. Sound like a dream? Madison's NeoClone is trying to see if it can become a reality with the help of...

No one likes waiting in line and the Internet is no exception. Express Payment options from PayPal and Google provide online shoppers with what they're looking for - a secure, hassle-free shopping experience - and they provide advantages to many merchants, too. ...

Milwaukee, Wis. - The resignation of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee vice chancellor of research Abbas Ourmazd followed a week of speculation about his future, but it has generated additional speculation about the direction of the university's Research Growth Initiative. ...

A federal grant will help researchers at two Madison life science companies - QBI Life Sciences and GWC Technologies - collaborate to study the absorption qualities of early-stage drug candidates. Both are located in the MGE Innovation Center at University Research Park. ...