Product Show Exhibitor Registration is Now Open October 4, 2017 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough Join us at Booth E12! If you are a pharma or biotech industry professional, the ISPE Boston Area Chapter is the place to be. Whether you want to trade practical knowledge with your peers, keep current on the latest trends…Details
The Annual Gas Operations School of the Northeast Gas Association (NGA) is one of the best-attended operations events in the Eastern United States. Held each June, the school provides education, hands-on-training, a major vendor exhibit, and industry networking.
NGA’s 61st annual School will be held June 6 to 9, 2017 in Smithfield, RI.
Feds Grant Abbott Approval For $25B St. Jude Medical Purchase The U.S. Federal Trade Commission granted Abbott Park, Ill.-based Abbott Laboratories approval Tuesday to buy St. Paul, Minn.-based St. Jude Medical for $25 billion, Reuters reports. The companies will divest two medical device businesses to Japan-based Terumo to settle the FTC’s antitrust concerns. The…Details
Biogen to Cut More Than 200 Jobs as Part of Massachusetts Manufacturing Exit Biogen will cut more than 200 employees in Cambridge and Somerville by the end of the year as part of a previously announced plan to stop producing drugs locally, with about half moving to gene therapy manufacturer Brammer Bio, a company spokesman…Details
A power source that can repair itself could be used for wearable, tearable electronics Scientists in China and South Korea have created self-healing, flexible batteries that could one day find use in wearable electronic devices. Wearable technology, such as activity trackers, augmented reality glasses and even light-up Bluetooth cocktail dresses, is growing in popularity. However,…Details