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2014-04-29 08:37:12

- AURP BioParks Meeting on June 23 in San Diego, to be held in conjunction with 2014 BIO International Convention, will examine role of BioParks in today's rapidly evolving drug development environment - TUCSON, Ariz., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the face of rising drug research and development costs and continued pressures against increasing prices for medicines and health care services, the biopharmaceutical industry must find ways to increase innovation and efficiencies....

2013-06-12 23:24:33

Science Park Start-ups Enjoy Quick Success Gloucester, MA (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 The role of science parks is one of the reasons cited for successful product advancement, and the reasons science parks get so much support is about more than just endorsing innovation -- science park start-ups have a high success rate. With their close ties to universities and businesses, science parks prove to be a good investment, and Computer Review tracks hundreds of them for information on their latest...

2011-02-03 00:00:40

Hammes Company has been selected as part of a team that will lead initial efforts to realize a long-term vision to develop a "Ëœworld class,' 140-acre biomedical campus. El Paso, TX (Vocus/PRWEB) February 02, 2011 When local officials discuss plans to develop a "world class" biomedical campus, they envision a healthcare destination that will become their region's version of the famed Texas Medical Center in Houston "“ as well as a technology park that could someday rival...

2010-12-02 07:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 1010 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE) today announced the completion and delivery of the first phase of the Alexandria Center(TM) for Life Science - New York City. A world-class life science park designed to be a magnetic international hub for scientific, entrepreneurial and commercial collaboration, the Alexandria Center is located at 450 East 29th Street in Manhattan. Dignitaries attending the launch ceremony later this morning will...

2010-03-25 20:49:00

KNOXVILLE and OAK RIDGE, Tenn., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- High tech researchers and the Knoxville-Oak Ridge Innovation Valley economic development partnership welcomed this week's announcement by Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu to extend the contract of UT-Battelle to manage Oak Ridge National Laboratory for another five years. UT-Battelle, a partnership of the University of Tennessee, which is headquartered in Knoxville, and the Battelle Memorial Institute, has managed the lab...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'