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MADISON - Human neural stem cells, exposed in a lab dish to the steroid DHEA, exhibit a remarkable uptick in growth rates, suggesting that the hormone may play a role in helping the brain produce new cells, according to a new study published this week...

Middleton, Wis. -- Bone Care International, Inc. announced Tuesday Herbert Conrad as chairman of the board of directors, replacing founder Richard Mazess. Mazess will remain on the board of directors. ...

This week I spent time with a leading producer of fashion goods interviewing some of their best customers and employees. The mission – find out what aspects of the shopping experience really matter to customers and which practices of the sales representatives make a difference...

Dodgeville, Wis. – Lands’ End, Inc.,, Wisconsin-based online clothing retailer, introduced Thursday an updated version of My Virtual Model in a continued effort to take the guesswork out of online shopping....

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is soliciting proposals from all technology areas for financial assistance under FY 2004 Advanced Technology Program competition. Last year competition resulted in 2 of the 13 ATP awards being awarded to UW-Madison spin-off companies....

There has been so much media attention focused on the effects of outsourcing technology and offshore manufacturing that it’s finally shedding some light on the issue. Whatever the product, there is an effort to ship it outside America to cheaper labor. The effects of this...