Reading this on a mobile device? Try our optimized mobile version here: http://r.smartbrief.com/resp/enjBCfbwocfEoqjJqAtk

March 14, 2013
More than 2,700 companies nationwide are saving on lab supplies, shipping, news distribution, office products and more through the BIO Business Solutions cost-savings program. Find out how.

The news summaries appearing in BIO SmartBrief are based on original information from news organizations and are produced by SmartBrief, Inc., an independent e-mail newsletter publisher. The information is not compiled or summarized by BIO. Questions and comments should be directed to SmartBrief at bio@smartbrief.com.

  Today's Top Story 
  Health Care & Policy 
  Company & Financial News 
  Industry Deals 
  Food & Agriculture 
  • Study: Lysozyme-rich milk from biotech goats can treat diarrhea
    Milk rich in lysozyme, an antimicrobial protein found in human milk, from biotech goats successfully treated young pigs with diarrhea caused by bacterial infections in the gut, according to a study published in the journal PLOS One. Researchers hope the milk can also benefit children with bacterial diarrhea. "These results provide just one example that, through genetic engineering, we can provide agriculturally relevant animals with novel traits targeted at solving some of the health-related problems facing these developing communities," said James Murray, the study's lead researcher. MedicalDaily.com (3/14) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
  Industrial & Environmental 
  • Zeachem's Ore. biorefinery makes successful first run
    Zeachem's demonstration-scale biorefinery in Boardman, Ore., has yielded its first batch of ethanol and renewable chemicals from poplar chips. The facility's equipment performed without a hitch and the successful initial run is a "great validation of the technology," said Jim Imbler, the company's president. The Seattle Times (3/12) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
The Buzz(CORPORATE ANNOUNCEMENTS)

Interested in learning more about advertising in BIO SmartBrief? Contact Meryl Harold at (202) 407-7828 or mharold@smartbrief.com. 

  News from BIO 
  • Ship with FedEx
    FedEx is now offering member companies discounts of up to 35% off select FedEx services, both U.S. and international services. The BIO program with FedEx is one of the many cost-savings programs offered by BIO through its Business Solutions program. There is no charge for BIO member companies to participate in any of the BIO Business Solutions programs -- it is a benefit of membership. Learn more about the BIO and FedEx program. LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Learn more about BIO ->Conferences  |  Join BIO  |  Media  |  Issues  |  Industry

  SmartQuote 
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose."
--Bill Gates,
American businessman


LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story

 
 
Subscriber Tools
     
Print friendly format | Web version | Search past news | Archive | Privacy policy

Advertise
Account Director:  Meryl Harold (202) 407-7828
 
Read more at SmartBrief.com
A powerful website for SmartBrief readers including:
 
 
 Recent BIO SmartBrief Issues:   Lead Editor:  Tom Parks
     
Mailing Address:
SmartBrief, Inc.®, 555 11th ST NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20004
 
 
© 1999-2013 SmartBrief, Inc.® Legal Information