ECU's Department of Kinesiology is the first winner of the Departmental Cup, a trophy purchased by ECU with a grant from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, recognizing science communication excellence.
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As I flip - make that scroll - through my notes pages from this week’s Internet Summit I am reminded of the many speakers who captured and held my attention for the entire two-day conference in downtown Raleigh. I was so impressed with the variety of the sessions as well as the marketing and tech professionals who delivered them. Some of my favorites included sessions by LinkedIn, Emma, Google, Salesforce, Ntara, NASCAR and Litmus to name only a few!
Besides the four active Nobel Laureates conducting research at Duke and UNC, here are 13 others with N.C. connections who have also won the major global recognition.
When researchers come up with new and exciting ideas, the question that typically follows is, “What next? How can this innovation be turned into a real product that will help society? How can this technology be developed for success in the marketplace?”
The answer is not an easy one. The path to commercialization is long and has many hurdles along the way. But for the life sciences in North Carolina, NCBiotech can help smooth the way.
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This summer 31 middle and high school teachers “recharged their batteries” in two concurrent NCBiotech ag biotech workshops.
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When a chorus of cheers accompanies announcements like the $1.85 billion Novo Nordisk expansion in Clayton, the echo is a reminder: it's a team effort.
Tags: About Us, Business & Commercialization, Workforce & Education, Triangle, Biomanufacturing, Human Health, Life Sciences, Medical Devices, NCBiotech
David Mann, CEO of Vascular Biosciences, recalls the rush when his company was chosen to pitch its story as the 2015 “Buzz of BIO” award winner.
Tags: Business & Commercialization, Triangle, Human Health, Life Sciences, Medical Devices