Event Notices From November 27

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2012


Neogen Launches Ansr For Listeria

The Lansing-based biotech company Neogen Corp. said Monday it had developed the quickest and easiest test to definitively detect for contamination with Listeria bacteria.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012


Neogen Profits Flat Despite Higher Sales

The Lansing biotech firm Neogen Corp. (Nasdaq: NEOG) Tuesday announced fiscal fourth quarter revenue of $48.5 million, up 11 percent from $43.6 million a year earlier. The company’s fiscal year ended May 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

Stephen Rapundalo (at microphone), CEO of MichBio, talks up the state's biotech industry on the Grand Hotel porch. U.S. Sen Debbie Stabenow is just to his right.

Stabenow Pushes Michigan Biotech In Farm Bill

Michigan’s biotech industry could get a boost from the federal 2012 Farm Bill, under new initiatives announced Wednesday by Sen. Debbie Stabenow and state biotech leaders at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012


MichBio Hears Obama Administration Plans For Biotech

Michigan’s biotechnology industry got a bit of a sneak peek at the Obama administration’s bioeconomy program, to be released last week, at the annual meeting Thursday of MichBio, the state’s biotech industry trade group. Michael […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2012


Neogen Reports Third Quarter Revenue, Net Income Rise

The Lansing biotech products developer reported a healthy increase in both sales and profitability in the fiscal quarter ended Feb. 29.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2012

The main hall at the DeVos Place convention center in Grand Rapids

MichBio Programs Explore Ag-Pharma, Device-Drug Links

Speakers addressed a wide range of issues during sector breakout talks Thursday at the MichBio Expo, the annual gathering of the state’s biotechnology industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011

A presentation at the Fifth Annual Emerging Biosciences Showcase, part of the MichBio Expo

New Blockbuster Drugs Pitched At MichBio Expo

Drugs that could bring health to tens of thousands of kidney patients, cure osteoporosis and advance the battle against cancer were featured Wednesday on the second day of MichBio Expo, the annual meeting of the state’s biosciences business community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/02/2011


MichBio Expo To Highlight Biosciences In Grand Rapids Region

Grand Rapids’ role as one of the Michigan’s biosciences industry hubs will be highlighted Nov. 2-3 when MichBio holds its 7th Annual Expo and Conference to DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011

Henry Ford Community College in Dearborn. (File Photo)

Henry Ford Community College Names First Outstanding Biotechnology Student

Henry Ford Community college’s biotech program, led by Jolie Stepaniak, presented the first Outstanding Biotechnology Student Award to Dearborn resident Cynthia Morris.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2011