Venture Capital

Madison, Wis. — Medical research group ConjuGon announced on Tuesday that they have successfully secured an investment of $1.1 million dollars from angel investors. ConjuGon develops remedies for bacterial infections that have become resistent to standard drugs....

Whitewater, Wis. — Even the most innovative thinker has a lot of hard work to do before successfully bringing a new product to market, attendees learned at the Wisconsin Innovation Service Center’s “Ideas to Profits” conference this weekend at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater....

Madison, Wis. — Wisconsin could lose its carefully established position as a nexus for research and development in the Midwest if more money is not channeled into academic and other research institutions, according to a new report....

In last week’s column, I raised the premise that in the early years of biotech it wasn’t about making money but about providing radically new solutions to health care....