• Apt app: Mobile phone program helps docs track patient info

    By Christopher Lang, April 23 | NJBIZ A patient-doctor mobile app developed at Hackensack-Meridian Health has drawn praise during initial tests in advance of a rollout to health care providers and patients. Developed by a team led by Dr. Andrew Pecora, chief innovation officer and vice president of cancer services at John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center,… Continue Reading

  • Staying aloft: Incubators rise to keep state atop of biotech R&D

    By Christopher Lang, April 23, 2018 | NJBIZ  To maintain the state’s leading role in biotech, the public and private sectors are investing hundreds of millions of dollars to establish innovation incubators to help grow the next generation of medical re-searchers and companies. New Jersey-based life science companies received $114 million in tax incentives last year for… Continue Reading

  • The Blackout of 2003

    What was by most measures the biggest electricity outage in history, surpassing the blackouts in the western United States in the summer of 1996, swept northeastern and Great Lakes states and the Canadian province of Ontario late Thursday afternoon, 14 August.