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June 29th, 2011

Mayo's Inventions

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One of the many things people don’t know about Mayo Clinic is the number of medical inventions that come from our researchers. They are aimed at improving patient care, based on needs seen by physicians in the clinic. I am told by my Intellectual Property colleagues that someone comes up with an idea for a […]

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Tags: BIO 2011, biotechnology, commercialization, intellectual property, inventions, Mayo Clinic, research


June 28th, 2011

The Ultimate Global Chat

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What happens when you get 15-thousand people in one building, all talking to each other at once? Aside from needing to crank up the AC, you see 48 hours of massive networking. That’s the dynamic here at BIO2011 in Washington. In those two or three days, some organizations have nearly 200 mini-meetings. It’s like speed […]

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Tags: BIO 2011, biotechnology, Mayo Clinic


June 28th, 2011

Senator Al Franken Moves Fast at BIO

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Touting Minnesota’s two CTSA recent grants from NIH ($51 M at the U. of Mn. $64 M at Mayo Clinic) and state efforts in diabetes prevention, Sen. Al Franken zoomed in and out of the kickoff breakfast for Minnesota at BIO2011 this morning. His presence was significant, lending emphasis to biosciences in the state. “There […]

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Tags: Al Franken, BIO 2011, biotechnology, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota Par, University of Minnesota


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