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Bioscience Economic Development Needs Key Ingredients

Realizing that entrepreneurship is a key ingredient in economic development, states and localities continue to …

Science Education in Deep Trouble; Report Shows Sad State of Affairs

American business leaders rue the lack of home-grown skilled workers. This is a problem governors …

The Case of Misplaced Mountain Magnolias

Amidst the mountains of western North Carolina rests a stand of Sweetbay magnolia trees. This …

2011 BIO International Convention Governors Highlight Reel

The 2011 BIO International Convention brought together over 15,000 leaders from industry, government and academia …

Job Skills Training Paves Way for 'Economy that's Built to Last'

‎Not surprisingly, President Obama’s vision for “an economy built to last,” as outlined in this …

Virginia is for (Science) Lovers

In Albemarle County, Virginia, the public school division is debuting a Health and Medical Sciences …

Governors Talk Biotech in State of the State Addresses

State legislatures throughout the country are back in session – or soon will be. That …

Mass. Governor Patrick Looking Forward to the BIO International Convention

In just six months, Boston will be welcoming more than 15,500 of the world’s leading …

Georgia Bio Recognizes Two State Legislators with Annual Award

While the economic climate has been difficult for bioscience companies, it has also had a …

Illinois Sees Biotech as Key to Job Growth

For every job created in the biotech industry, up to five additional jobs are created …