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2021 Annual Meeting Recap

AskBio President and Co-founder Jude Samulski, Ph.D., delivered a keynote recalling his 30-year journey through AAV-delivered gene therapy at the 2021 NCBIO Annual Meeting.

Jude Samulski, AskBio president and CSO, at 2021 NCBIO Annual Meeting

Laura Gunter named new NCBIO president

Laura Gunter, M.B.A, has been selected as the new president of NCBIO, the N.C. Biosciences Organization, succeeding longtime president Sam Taylor who died in February. 

Laura Gunter, NCBIO President

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NCBIO, the North Carolina Biosciences Organization

NCBIO is the trade association for North Carolina’s life science industry. Members include companies and research institutions working in the pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostic, clinical research and agricultural biotechnology sectors, as well as firms and nonprofits that provide support services to life science companies. Founded in 1994, NCBIO works to help North Carolina’s life sciences community fulfill its extraordinary promise as a source of economic opportunity and improved quality of life through effective advocacy and policy.

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BIO: What happened with the Orphan Drug Tax Credit

September 17, 2021

During a busy week in Congress, Democrats included a change to the Orphan Drug Tax Credit that would negatively impact…

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BIO’s fall Congressional preview

September 8, 2021

The summer calm is grinding to a halt as members of Congress have returned to D.C. for what is sure to be a busy legislative sprint that could potentially impact all sectors of the biotech industry.

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BIO: Where things stand with TRIPS waiver

August 19, 2021

It’s been a while since we’ve talked about what’s going on at the WTO. Here’s the latest news-and why the…

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BIO: How the PASTEUR Act would support antibiotic R&D

June 22, 2021

The PASTEUR Act, legislation designed to make research and development of new antibiotics economically viable, was reintroduced in Congress last…

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Jude Samulski, AskBio president and CSO, at 2021 NCBIO Annual Meeting

2021 NCBIO Annual Meeting returns to in-person, Samulski delivers keynote

October 13, 2021

Nearly 200 people attended NCBIO’s 2021 Annual Meeting Tuesday, Oct. 5, with almost 120 choosing to be there in person…

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Sam Taylor

Recipients of inaugural Samuel Taylor Life Sciences Scholarships named

October 1, 2021

NCBIO and the N.C. Community College System announced the recipients of the newly established Samuel M. Taylor Memorial Life Sciences…

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Scott Uknes, Ph.D., co-founder and co-CEO of AgBiome

Life Science Caucus focuses on supporting innovative agricultural tech

September 1, 2021

Two of North Carolina’s most innovative agricultural technology companies, AgBiome and SinnovaTek, along with their farming partners spoke to members…

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NC Secretary of Commerce Machelle Sanders

NC Commerce Secretary Sanders lays out state’s First in Talent plan at BMF meeting

August 31, 2021

North Carolina Secretary of Commerce Machelle Baker Sanders encouraged the life sciences industry to be an active participant in shaping the state’s economic plan during the quarterly meeting of the NCBIO Biotech Manufacturer’s Forum held Tuesday, Aug. 31.

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