IU names inaugural leader of research institute

A biomedical researcher and entrepreneur whose innovations have helped improve treatment for people with musculoskeletal disorders has been named executive director of the Convergent Bioscience and Technology Institute at Indiana University Indianapolis.... Read More

Amplified Sciences secures more federal funding

A life sciences startup founded by a Purdue University professor has been awarded a $275,000 National Science Foundation grant. Amplified Sciences is developing tests for early, more accurate detection of diseases, starting with pancreatic cancer.... Read More

Grand opening set for $100M Novartis plant

Gov. Eric Holcomb will join executives from Switzerland-based drugmaker Novartis on Thursday to mark the grand opening of the company's $100 million facility in Indianapolis. The 70,000-square-foot facility will be used to make Pluvicto, which treats...... Read More

No degree needed: Lilly program hires more than 100

The nation is facing an "unprecedented challenge finding workers to fill open jobs,” according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. To expand the pool of potential workers, more employers are dropping degree requirements and embracing skills-based hiring.... Read More