Author: WTN News

The Dave Clark Five song “Bits and Pieces” is a good metaphor for the apparently holey (as in Swiss cheese) tapestry of Midwest VC seed and early stage financing efforts to get life science companies off the ground. ...

There’s an old saw around business computing that you should improve processes before you automate them. It is seductive to think that if the business side could just get its act together and tell us clearly what it wants, everything would be fine. And if...

Deltanoid Pharmeceuticals, a Madison-based startup founded by University of Wisconsin-Madison medical researcher Hector F. DeLuca, is gaining steam in its attempt to develop a way to rebuild bone. Wednesday, Deltanoid showed up on the Fierce 15, a list of up-and-coming biotech companies published by Fierce...

Third Wave Technologies announced Tuesday that it will repurchase up to 5% of its outstanding stock. The board of directors approved purchases on the open market or in private transactions in a show of confidence in the company's potential....

Merge eFilm announced Wednesday that its net income for second-quarter 2004 showed a small gain over the same quarter last year. Though its net sales, at $8,907,000, were up 38%, the Milwaukee-baesd healthcare software company's bottom line suffered because it paid more than twice as...