The Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building is a $145 million research and teaching facility being built on the East Campus of the University of Colorado at Boulder. Construction began in September 2009.

CU-Boulder Receives $15 Million Stimulus Award for Biotechnology Building Construction

April 27, 2010

The University of Colorado at Boulder has received a $15 million grant through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to be used toward the ongoing construction of a revolutionary biotechnology and biomedical research facility where faculty and students will tackle a variety of human health challenges. Construction of the new...

$1 Million CU-Boulder Biotechnology Building Gift Honors Late Boulder Entrepreneur

March 3, 2010

University of Colorado at Boulder alumna Jane Butcher, who with her late husband Charlie Butcher has played a key role in supporting CU-Boulder's rapidly expanding biotechnology research efforts, has pledged $1 million toward the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building being built on the university's East Campus. Jane Butcher's gift will...

Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building Rendering

Amgen Donates $1 Million Toward CU-Boulder Biotechnology Building

Jan. 14, 2010

Amgen Donates $1 Million Toward CU-Boulder Biotechnology Building January 14, 2010 Amgen, a global biotechnology company with manufacturing operations in Boulder and Longmont, is giving $1 million toward the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building, a state-of-the-art research and teaching facility under construction at the University of Colorado at Boulder. The...

Tom Cech and Leslie Leinwand ranked in 5280 Fifty

Jan. 7, 2010

We rank the Mile High City's most influential powerbrokers in our primer on who's running Denver. 39. Tom Cech/Leslie Leinwand Directors, Colorado Initiative in Molecular Biology Behind Leinwand and Cech, the latter of whom won the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1989, this interdisciplinary research center at CU-Boulder is developing...

Hubert Yin

CIMB Researcher receives $750,000 Cancer Research Grant

Dec. 9, 2009

A University of Colorado cancer researcher secured a $750,000, highly competitive Stand up to Cancer Innovative Research Grants. Hang "Hubert" Yin, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry at CU-Boulder, will receive the grant over a three-year period for his "high-risk, high-reward" research project. It's high-risk because it challenges the way...

Tom Cech and Leslie Leinwand (courtesy Casey A. Cass Photographer University Communications University of Colorado at Boulder)

Tom Cech and Leslie Leinwand awarded Lifetime Achievement Awards from Colorado Bioscience Association

Dec. 2, 2009

Denver, Colo., November 5, 2009 -- The Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) has released the winners of its 2009 Awards Program. The announcement is made by John Collar, CBSA President and CEO, who says the CBSA awards program showcases and honors those individuals and companies making a significant difference to Colorado’s...

Colorado Initiative in Molecular Biotechnology to Support BIC Commercialization

Nov. 30, 2009

Boulder Innovation Center Bioscience Program Gets Boost From CU BOULDER, Colo. (Nov. 5, 2009) – The Boulder Innovation Center (BIC), as part its mission to commercialize scientific inventions developed at the University of Colorado, has received financial support from CU-Boulder’s CIMB (Colorado Initiative in Molecular Biotechnology) to expand its Bioscience...

Kristy Anseth

Associate Director of CIMB and CU-Boulder Engineering Professor Elected to Institute of Medicine

Oct. 13, 2009

Kristi Anseth, a University of Colorado at Boulder distinguished professor and the Tisone Professor in chemical and biological engineering, has been elected to the National Academy of Science's Institute of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. Anseth, who also is an associate professor...

Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building

CU Foundation Groundbreaking of biotech building accelerates fundraising efforts

Sept. 26, 2009

Work has officially begun on a new state-of-the-art research and teaching facility that will greatly enhance science and engineering education and discovery at the University of Colorado. More on this Story from CU News

Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building

New CU-Boulder Biotechnology Facility to Tackle Challenges Ranging From Cancer and Heart Disease to Tissue Engineering

Sept. 16, 2009

A revolutionary biotechnology and biomedical research and teaching facility being built at the University of Colorado at Boulder will tackle a wide variety of pressing human health challenges ranging from cancer, aging and cardiovascular disease to inherited diseases, vaccine development and tissue engineering. The new facility, the Jennie Smoly Caruthers...

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