Meet the inaugural Albuquerque Business First Health Care Heroes honorees
Along with the awards, the event will include a panel with experts from across the state who are finding innovative ways to tackle health care challenges. There will also be breakout discussions on a variety of topics that look at the intersection of health care and the business community. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 21, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Meagan Nichols Source Type: news

Penn and Nobel Prize winner Drew Weissman launch initiative to accelerate mRNA breakthroughs for animals
Among the first projects under the Penn Vet initiative will be developing mRNA vaccines for avian flu in poultry and viral infections in swine. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 21, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Pittsburgh-based mental health provider raises $17M in Series A funding
The company provides virtual and in-person therapy and emotional health services in Pennsylvania and Virginia. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 21, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Emergent BioSolutions taps former Bausch and Lomb chief as next CEO
The appointment comes about eight months after the company ’s leader of four years stepped down. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 21, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Two Flagship biotech startups cut staff
Two Flagship Pioneering spinouts — one based in Watertown and one from Cambridge — are reducing their workforces. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 21, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Hannah Green Source Type: news

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico breaks ground on South Valley center
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico broke ground on its first health and wellness center in Albuquerque ’s South Valley on Tuesday. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 21, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Aayush Gupta Source Type: news

UArizona researchers top others in the state with NIH funding
Overall, Arizona ranked in the middle of the pack for total state funding awards from the National Institutes of Health during the most recent fiscal year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Dale Brown Source Type: news

AbbVie names Robert Michael CEO, succeeding Richard Gonzalez
The incoming CEO will replace Richard Gonzalez, who has served as AbbVie's CEO since the company's formation in 2013. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ben Miller Source Type: news

Iovance stock soars on FDA approval of its melanoma gene therapy
Iovance has its gene therapy manufacturing plant at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Health care technology startup UnityAI raises $4 million in seed funding
Hospitals are struggling to fill roles as the current workforce is dwindling. UnityAI is gearing up to help fill those gaps, not with people but with AI. These former HCA execs just raised $4 million to get started. “We don’t need AI to tell doctors and nurses what to do, we need it to help them do what they already know they need to do.” (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Nikki Ross Source Type: news

Pantherx founders start new rare pharmacy
The company includes Gordon Vanscoy, who is a pioneer in the specialty pharmacy business. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

North Carolina leads most states for NIH funding
Organizations in North Carolina were awarded more than $2 billion from the NIH, funding that's crucial for the Triangle's economic engine. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 20, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Zac Ezzone Source Type: news

Advocate Health nears site announcement for national health equity center in Milwaukee
Plans are taking shape for Advocate Health ’s national center for health equity in Milwaukee including finalizing a business model, finalizing a site on Milwaukee’s north side, collaborating with community partners and establishing the number of employees and their roles. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 19, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

New after-hours veterinary tele-health service launches in Fox Chapel
A new option for local pet owners who may need access to after-hours assistance from a veterinarian is now available, thanks to a husband and wife duo who recently launched their new business in Fox Chapel. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 19, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jordyn Hronec Source Type: news

Miami Cancer Institute to host second Precision Oncology Symposium to advance cancer treatment
Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida, will host its second annual Precision Oncology Symposium from April 19-20, according to the symposium organizers. This one-and-a-half-day symposium, to be held in Miami, has been designed to provide an overview and opportunity to learn about the most recent advances in the treatment of solid tumors — including lung cancer, breast cancer, gastrointestinal tumors, genitourinary tumors, head and neck tumors, melanoma, sarcomas, and brain… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 19, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Baptist Health Source Type: news