BioCurious, a hackerspace for biotech, lets budding scientists get their hands on once-inaccessible equipment.
Venture capitalists continue to stay bullish on green tech but more people in the field say start-ups need to reconsider how best to successfully fund their businesses.
Berkeley spinoff Aurora Biofuels lands $20 million in series A funding for algae aquaculture venture.
More venture money goes into life sciences than any other category. But it's not easy to make those investments pay off.
The new program will give three initial companies a leg up in getting their startups off the ground. The accelerator will be modeled on those that traditionally work with tech and biotech startups.
Hackers affiliated with Anonymous go after the biotech giant, stating, "Your continued attack on the worlds food supply...has earned you our full attention."
To innovate in energy, biotech, and advanced materials, U.S. companies need to locate manufacturing in the U.S. and not outsource production as the IT industry does, according to experts.
Agricultural biotech giant says its Web sites were hit last month and some employee data was compromised after Anonymous data dump.
Biotech start-up receives a patent for a process where genetically engineered cyanobacteria make hydrocarbons directly during growth.