A scenic view of Mt. Fuji is seen from Yamanakako Lake in Yamanashi, Japan. (Credit: Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)

Family Of Man Missing On Mount Fuji Hopeful

Family members of a missing Michigan man who disappeared one week ago while visiting snow- and ice-covered Mount Fuji in Japan remain hopeful he’ll be found alive, his father said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2012

Client Wins From December 16-18

New business won by Michigan’s technology-focused companies

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2011

Client Wins From September 14

New business won by Michigan’s technology-focused companies


Client Wins From August 17

The latest new business won by Michigan’s technology-focused companies

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011


Phadia Announces Commercial Availability Of Peanut Allergen Component Tests

Phadia, the allergy and autoimmune disease diagnostics developer, Tuesday announced that the uKnow Peanut Test, its peanut allergen component test, is now commercially available in the United States through the Phadia Immunology Reference Laboratory.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2011

Pfizer Thelin Withdrawal

Pfizer May Sell Animal Health Operations

Pfizer Inc. says it may sell its veterinary medicine operations, which employ 700 in downtown Kalamazoo and more in the Kalamazoo County suburbs of Portage and Richland Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2011


Several Injured From Lightning Strike In Portage

There was a lightning strike Tuesday night at a city park in Portage, where children and adults were playing soccer, seriously injuring one person and sending about a half dozen others to the hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2011

Stryker Corp. headquarters in Kalamazoo.

Stryker Highlights Need For Sustainable Health Care At CleanMed 2011

As the title sponsor of the CleanMed Conference in Phoenix this week, Portage-based medical device maker Stryker Corp. highlighted the need for the health care industry to support and increase commitment to health care sustainability.



Cerenis Initiates Phase 2 Study of Coronary Syndrome Treatment

Cerenis Therapeutics, the pharma startup with offices in Toulouse, France and Portage, Tuesday announced the start of a Phase 2 clinical trial of its lead drug candidate, CER-001, in patients with acute coronary syndrome.



Phadia Makes More Advances In Personalized Medicine

Phadia, the drug development firm with its headquarters in Uppsala, Sweden and research operations in Kalamazoo County’s Portage, Monday announced new services to help the pharmaceutical industry maximize the safety and effectiveness of its biopharmaceutical drug development investments.