News Articles and Montana BioScience Alliance Newsletters


TNX-4300’s Mechanism of Restoring Neuroplasticity Supports Development as a First-in-Class Oral Therapy for Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Alzheimer’s Disease and Parkinson’s Disease

Extends patent protection for Microbion’s proprietary inhaled pravibismane for the treatment of pulmonary infections to 2039.

Montana Innovative Partnership
May 13, 2023

News, events, and SBIR/STTR Solicitations for May

A scientific team that includes University of Montana biologist Mark Grimes recently used artificial intelligence to better understand how protein groups in lung cancer cells regulate cell division and metabolism. The work may lead to greater understanding of lung cancer vulnerabilities and future anti-cancer therapies.

Viral clearance testing is a critical step in the development and production of biologics and other products that are derived from biological sources. GMP-compliant service provides the assurance that products have been thoroughly tested for the presence of viral contaminants, and that they are safe for use.


Rocky Mountain Life Sciences Investor and Partnering Conference
April 7, 2022

Thirty regional companies will be selected to present at the Rocky Mountain Life Sciences Investor & Partnering Conference. Companies seeking seed, early-stage, late-stage funding in the medical device, diagnostic, biotech, pharmaceutical, and digital health sectors are encouraged to apply.

Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)
February 25, 2022

With new labeling requirements, bioengineering entered consumer consciousness in a new way this year—but people are learning the benefits, according to Sarah Gallo, BIO’s VP of Agriculture and Environment, in this podcast.

Nine Questions for the World
January 4, 2022

From the NIne Questions for the World podcast, December 15, 2021. BIO President Michelle McMurray-Heath is interviewed by Richard Haass.


April 28, 2023

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February 2, 2023

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