Weekender 4/3/15

To Our New Jersey Life Sciences Community:

Welcome to another edition of The Weekender.

The biotech industry opens the NASDAQ! BioNJ’s President and CEO Debbie Hart joined other biotech colleagues, including Jim Greenwood, President and CEO of BIO; Nathan Tinker, Executive Director of NewYorkBIO and Chris Molineaux, President of Pennsylvania BIO, to officially open trading for the day at NASDAQ on March 31. Watch it here!


Congratulations to Advaxis for its four ViE Award nominations. Advaxis was a finalist in Best Financing Deal, Best Early-Stage Biotech, Best Biotech CEO and Best Therapeutic Vaccine. Best of luck from your friends at BioNJ.

Cancer Genetics, Inc. executed an agreement with America’s Choice Provider Network that will allow Cancer Genetics’ diagnostic services to be available to more than 19 million domestic members who are covered by ACPN. This is great news and an excellent opportunity for millions of individuals to receive the care they so desperately need.

Congratulations to John Pennett who was named a 2015 Father of the Year by the American Father’s Day Council of New Jersey. This is an excellent recognition and well deserved.

BioNJ and Clean Harbors will host an educational Webinar on Wednesday, April 29, at 11 a.m. entitled, Protecting Your Company in an Ever-Changing Regulatory Environment. Scott Kuhn, Vice President of Compliance at Clean Harbors Environmental Services, will lead this exclusive safety overview. Space is filling up fast. Click here to register for the event!

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