UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute will be among the first sites in the world to offer a new type of immunotherapy to adults with aggressive lymphoma. The engineered gene therapy,…
Greater Rochester Enterprise and Invest Buffalo Niagara have submitted a joint bid in pursuit of Amazon’s second North American headquarters.
Entrepreneur Thomas Golisano, namesake of UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital, has pledged $5 million to support construction of a new Pediatric Behavioral Health & Wellness Center. With the gift, Golisano…
University of Rochester Medical Center researchers are now reaching for new tools to both improve care and identify new therapies for Parkinson’s disease. These tools include algorithms, machine learning, computer…
Rochester has been listed as an city ripe for economic opportunity by Yelp Local Economic Outlook, a new data initiative. The Outlook comprises a list of 50 cities in the…
Amazon’s new headquarters: 4 New York bids, no word on tax breaks (Democrat and Chronicle)
Spectra at Sibley Square offers luxury living, gorgeous views (Democrat and Chronicle)
Wegman family donates $5 million to Rochester Regional Health (Democrat and Chronicle)
Luminate aims to advance emerging industry, cement Rochester as photonics hub (Democrat and Chronicle)
Cobblestone manages $1.7B in assets, increasingly from local entrepreneurs (Democrat and Chronicle)
Monroe County ranks first in NY for fiscal stress, report says (Democrat and Chronicle)
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