Technology & Biotech

Promega test receives CE mark

A SARS-CoV-2 antibody test developed by Madison-headquartered Promega Corp. has received the Conformitè Europëenne (CE) mark and is now available in Europe.

UW to partner with electric vehicle startup

Canoo, a California startup developing electric vans and trucks, will partner with the University of Wisconsin–Madison to create an electric propulsion research center on campus.

Madison startup raises more than $7 million 

Madison-based OnLume Inc., a medical device company that has developed a fluorescence-guided surgery imaging system, has raised more than $7 million in private investment dollars.

With biogas, farms and lakes can coexist

A number of promising technologies have emerged to prevent phosphorous from farm waste from getting into the local watershed, and the production of biogas is one of them.

Catalent completes expansion

New Jersey-based Catalent Biologics has completed the expansion of two new suites at its biologics drug substance development and manufacturing facility in Madison.

RAS breaks ground on manufacturing facility

Robotic Automation Systems, an automation and robotics manufacturer for the plastics industry, has broken ground on its 13,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in the Waunakee Business and Industrial Park.

Too much tech?

The city of Madison’s efforts to build a technology industry — both tech and biotech — have paid off handsomely over the past four decades. Madison continues to reside near the top of many “Best of” lists for quality of life, and the city is largely prosperous despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

Stem Pharm wins $1.7 million brain model grant

Madison-based biotechnology firm Stem Pharm has been awarded a $1.7 million SBIR grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences of the National Institutes of Health.

In Business magazine