Tag Archives: medicine

Lab to market

Funded by the newly formed Excella Biotech Business Accelerator, a startup company is learning to use vaccines to strip DNA from antibodies in order to feed that DNA into specific germs. Those germs then spit out copies of the antibodies. Whereas in the past, antibodies had to be replicated in mice, this new technology shaves

Patron Saints

Plans for MidTown are working through the Downtown Design Review Committee. Joe Hodges, regional president for SSM Healthcare, the owner of St. Anthony, says the expansion is the largest in the hospital’s history. In the last decade, after deciding to remain in MidTown rather than moving to the suburbs, he says the hospital has invested

New president named for OKC ProCure

Ward joined the board as senior vice president of physician and patient affairs. Before that he spent more than 25 years practicing medicine and was chief of radiology at Deaconess Hospital. Another previous post was as medical director for Heartland Imaging and Interventional Radiology, Orthopedic Associates Imaging Center, and the Medical Imaging Center of Oklahoma. “As a physician