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Valtronic receives 2012 Best of Cleveland award

September 5, 2012 | Valtronic Technologies USA

Neil Armstrong New Frontiers Initiative at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

The family of astronaut Neil Armstrong, an Ohio native who died Saturday in Cincinnati at age 82, has publicly requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions could be made […]

August 31, 2012

Ohio University names new Edison Biotechnology Institute leader

Biochemist Shiyong Wu has been named the new director of Ohio University’s Edison Biotechnology Institute (EBI), effective Sept. 1. He will replace David Wight, who is retiring after 17 years […]

August 29, 2012

Biomedical projects get Third Frontier love

Last week the the Ohio Third Frontier Commission recommended nearly $1 million in funding through the Technology and Validation Start-Up Fund. Nine of the 13 funded projects—$550,000’s worth—were in the bioscience […]

August 28, 2012

Growth Report SneakPeek: Ohio bioscience expansions

BioOhio analysis shows that between 2005 and July 2012, 308 bioscience companies have either expanded operations or announced new facilities in Ohio. Companies involved in the 2011 projects have committed […]

August 27, 2012

Dutch company to acquire OrthoHelix

Tornier N.V. (NASDAQ: TRNX), an Amsterdam-based musculoskeletal medical device company, today announced that it will acquire Medina, Ohio’s OrthoHelix Surgical Designs for $135 million plus additional milestone-based payments over two […]

August 24, 2012

Wright State hits $100 million in annual research and sponsored programs funding

Wright State University met and surpassed a significant research milestone in FY2012: $100 million in annual research and sponsored programs funding. The university reached $100.2 million in fiscal year 2012, […]

August 22, 2012

Licensing deal fuels Columbus biotech startup’s development momentum

N8 Medical has been busy since its birth in 2010, especially this summer. The Columbus-based company is developing antimicrobial coatings for medical devices and standalone pharmaceuticals. Last week they announced […]

August 15, 2012

Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies gets $1.5 million funding from NIH

Cleveland-based Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies has received $1.5 million in funding to commercialize a technology to better assess motor symptoms in response to new deep brain stimulation and pharmaceutical therapies for […]

August 14, 2012

Washington Post article on economy and politics shines a light on Cleveland’s biomedical industry growth

In an August 7 Washington Post article, Ohio’s biomedical industry and workforce training efforts garner some of the credit for Ohio’s falling unemployment rate. Here’s an excerpt featuring Cleveland HeartLab: […]

August 10, 2012