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BioNexus KC Awards $150k to Scientists Studying Childhood Diseases
BioNexus KC Awards $150k to Scientists Studying Childhood Diseases

For Immediate Release: July 24, 2019

KANSAS CITY, MO – BioNexus KC has awarded $150,000 to three area investigators to support research focused on genetic diseases affec…

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BioNexus KC Announces Dennis Ridenour as Next CEO
BioNexus KC Announces Dennis Ridenour as Next CEO

Kansas City, MO – BioNexus KC is pleased to announce the selection of Dennis Ridenour as its next President and CEO. A large number of candidates from across the nation com…

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KC Region Increases Life Sciences Employment by 22 Percent in Three Years 
KC Region Increases Life Sciences Employment by 22 Percent in Three Years 

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Recently released 2018 Life Science Industry Census shows increase in number of companies, employees

KANSAS CITY, MO – The 2018 Life Scienc…

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Local Scientists Awarded $200K for Research at the Nexus of Animal and Human Health
Local Scientists Awarded $200K for Research at the Nexus of Animal and Human Health

KANSAS CITY, MO. – BioNexus KC and the Hall Family Foundation have awarded the 2018 Nexus of Human and Animal Health Research Grants. Four local researchers were selected t…

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Kansas City One Health Day: Outsmarting Antibiotic Resistance
Kansas City One Health Day: Outsmarting Antibiotic Resistance

In November, groups from around the world are celebrating a collaborative approach to human, animal and environmental health called One Health. On November 1, Kansas City w…

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Wayne Carter to Step Down as President and CEO of BioNexus KC
Wayne Carter to Step Down as President and CEO of BioNexus KC

BioNexus KC announced today that after six years of service to the organization, Dr. Wayne Carter, President and CEO, will step down from his position later this year. Dr. …

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KC Scientists Awarded $150,000 to Further Research on Childhood Diseases

KANSAS CITY, MO – BioNexus KC awarded $50,000 each to three area researchers to support research focused on genetic diseases affecting children such as autism, jaundice, an…

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BioNexus KC Awards $150,000 in Grants from Blue KC To Propel Healthcare Improvements for the KC Region

KANSAS CITY, MO. – June 11, 2018 – This is the seventh year that Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and BioNexus KC (formerly known as Kansas City Area Lif…

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