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Indalo Therapeutics Initiates Dosing in Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Lead Antifibrotic Drug Candidate IDL-2965

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Oral integrin antagonist inhibits multiple processes of pathologic fibrosisIndalo to present at NASH Summit in Boston, MA, on April 24th Cambridge, MA, April 18, 2019 – Indalo Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing integrin antagonists for patients suffering from serious fibrotic diseases such as nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), today announced the […]

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Catalent to acquire gene therapy leader Paragon Bioservices, Inc. for $1.2 billion

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Will provide new expertise and capabilities in one of the fastest-growing areas of healthcare, positioning Catalent for accelerated long-term growth SOMERSET, N.J. and BALTIMORE, M.D. – April 15, 2019 – Catalent, Inc. (NYSE: CTLT), the leading global diversified provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, and Paragon Bioservices, […]

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Indalo Therapeutics Appoints Seasoned Biopharmaceutical Executive Robert Jacks President & CEO

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Indalo Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company discovering and developing integrin antagonists for patients suffering from serious fibrotic diseases such as nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), today announced that Robert Jacks has been appointed President & CEO. Mr. Jacks brings to Indalo 18 years of experience in biopharmaceutical product development, corporate strategy, business development, […]

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Popper and Company Adds Diagnostic Industry Leaders as Senior Advisors

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Popper and Co., a strategy consulting and transaction advisory firm guiding medical technology and life sciences companies working on the leading-edge of diagnostics and patient management, announced today the addition of Vincent Linder, PhD and Gene Vivino to its growing team of industry and clinical senior advisors. Both Dr. Linder and Mr. Vivino provide strong industry knowledge and extensive operating […]

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WBJ Viewpoint Piece from BHI’s Rich Bendis and UMD’s Brian Darmody on Boosting Federal Tech Transfer

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While Maryland boasts world-class universities and many private sector firms, the major reason it ranks No. 1 in the country in per capita research spending is the presence of 74 federal research laboratories, such as the National Institutes of Health. Our federal laboratories host supremely talented researchers, including Nobel Prize winners, and house some of […]

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Innovative Anchor Ventures Event on “The New Fabric of Baltimore” Featured in BBJ

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Why tech folks need designers: ‘If it’s not easy to wear, people won’t wear it.’ Entrepreneur Frederic Chanay has been working for seven years to design T-shirts and sports bras that are able to constantly collect biomedical data on the people wearing them. But he’s also discovered how important it is for those clothes to […]

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Maryland Tech Council Appoints Marty Rosendale Chief Executive Officer

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Gaithersburg, Maryland (September 19, 2018) – The Maryland Tech Council (MTC), the state’s largest trade association supporting the technology and life sciences sectors, today announced the appointment of Marty Rosendale as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. “Marty is a long-time member of MTC and served as senior executive advisor of the Tech Council of Maryland […]

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Popper and Co. to Present New Framework for Economic Evaluation of Diagnostics in the Era of Precision Medicine at Next Generation Dx Summit

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Popper and Co., a strategy consulting and transaction advisory firm serving the needs of the medical technology and life sciences industries, announced today that Co-Founder and President Caroline Popper, M.D., will speak at the 10th Annual Next Generation Dx Summit on August 22 at 5 pm ET at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. In the era of precision medicine, it’s more important […]

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Paragon Bioservices Announces Two Key Leadership Promotions

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BALTIMORE, MD, August 8, 2018 – Paragon Bioservices, the leading private equity-backed biologics contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) with proven expertise in gene therapy and next-generation vaccines, announces today two key leadership promotions. Deborah Wild has been promoted from Vice President, Quality, Validation and Regulatory Affairs to Senior Vice President, Quality, Validation and Regulatory Affairs, […]

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Paragon Bioservices Recognized as Life Science Company of the Year by MTC

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Baltimore, MD, May 18, 2018 – Paragon Bioservices, Inc. (Paragon), the leading private equity-backed biologics contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) with proven expertise in gene therapy and next-generation vaccines, was named the 2018 Life Science Company of the Year by the Maryland Tech Council (MTC). The announcement came at MTC’s 30th Annual Industry Awards held last night […]

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