WARF in the News

Supporting our graduate students is key to research success

9.13.17 | Making Research Work | Marsha Mailick & William Karpus
With a new semester underway, it is worth pausing a moment to think about the importance of research at UW-Madison for our students and for the future of research.

UW2020: WARF Discovery Initiative seeking Round 4 proposals

9.12.17 | UW–Madison News | Natasha Kassulke
Building on the success of early rounds of funding provided by the UW2020: WARF Discovery Initiative awards, researchers are invited to apply for Round 4 funding.

Gregor Diagnostics licenses prostate cancer biomarker technologies

9.12.17 | Gregor Diagnostics | Tobias Zutz
Molecular diagnostics company Gregor Diagnostics and WARF today announced that they have entered into an exclusive license agreement.

Electro-acoustic music now part of UW's EARS

9.11.17 | Wisconsin State Journal | Gayle Worland
When Daniel Grabois opens EARS to the public Friday night, there could be a line out the door.

Noted educator, scientist and entrepreneur Mark Cook dies at 61

9.10.17 | UW–Madison News | David Tenenbaum
Mark Cook, a professor of animal science at UW–Madison whose research yielded advances in human health and food production, died from complications of cancer on Saturday, Sept. 9.

Four to receive 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards, WAA’s highest honor

9.8.17 | UW–Madison News
The Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA) will honor four alumni with its highest distinction: the Distinguished Alumni Award.

Renewable energy flooring makes debut in Union South

9.6.17 | College of Engineering News | Will Cushman
As visitors walk across a new flooring installation, they might not realize they’re participating in what could represent a leap into the future of renewable energy production.

Gregor joins Texas accelerator to advance prostate cancer test

8.31.17 | Xconomy | Jeff Buchanan
When Tobias Zutz left his job as a senior research associate at Exact Sciences in 2015, he knew he wanted his next career stop to be at a smaller organization.

WARF to rev up funding for startup companies

8.23.17 | Wisconsin State Journal | Judy Newman
WARF is blazing forward with efforts to turn UW-Madison discoveries into products on the market, and will triple its spending on entrepreneurial programs over the next several years.

Gener8tor partners with UW-Madison CS department on mini-accelerator

8.23.17 | Xconomy | Jeff Buchanan
Gener8tor is bringing its latest series of training programs for entrepreneurs to Madison, WI.