Biotech

A biotech company moving to Madison from Chicago is being welcomed with open arms and open checkbook by the state. Clonex Development will get $135,000 in assistance from the Department of Commerce....

Madison, Wis. — A research team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has succeeded in enticing human embryonic stem cells to become spinal motor neurons, the cells that transmit messages from the brain to the rest of the body....

Madison, Wis. — Actor Michael J. Fox plans to visit the Waisman Center in Madison on Tuesday. Following the tour, Governor Jim Doyle and Fox will hold a media event to discuss the Waisman Center and the governor's plans for biotechnology research in Wisconsin....