Volume 1, 2019

 

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Vol. 1, 2019: Expert Exchange: MRIGlobal Team Collaborates to Advance Potential Cures
Vol. 1, 2019: Expert Exchange: MRIGlobal Team Collaborates to Advance Potential Cures

While many of us aspire to use our abilities to make the world a better place, Kathy Boggess, Technical Division Director at MRIGlobal and her team are making a difference …

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Vol. 1, 2019: Stakeholder Highlight: KU Faculty Member is Fifth to Earn Honor Recognizing His Inventions
Vol. 1, 2019: Stakeholder Highlight: KU Faculty Member is Fifth to Earn Honor Recognizing His Inventions

A University of Kansas professor who helped to develop a refrigerant that is safe for the Earth’s ozone layer is among the ranks of the latest class of Fellows of the Natio…

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Vol. 1, 2019: Stakeholder Highlight: National Geographic's 'The Hot Zone' to Feature Kansas State University Ebola Experts
Vol. 1, 2019: Stakeholder Highlight: National Geographic's 'The Hot Zone' to Feature Kansas State University Ebola Experts

Ebola-related emergency response by two Kansas State University veterinarians is making its way to the small screen and is highlighting the region’s legacy as the “Silicon …

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Vol. 1, 2019: BioNexus KC President/CEO Brings Rare Approach to New Role
Vol. 1, 2019: BioNexus KC President/CEO Brings Rare Approach to New Role

The definition of rare means not occurring very often. Dennis Ridenour, new President and CEO of BioNexus KC, can particularly relate to this definition. His third child, T…

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Vol. 1, 2019: Bioinformatics Conference Aims to Launch Collaborations, April 11-12
Vol. 1, 2019: Bioinformatics Conference Aims to Launch Collaborations, April 11-12

Kansas City has a high concentration of jobs in bioinformatics, ranking us in the top five among peer metros.
BioNexus KC and Children’s Mercy will host the Midwest Bioinf…

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Vol. 1, 2019: Rare KC Summit Introduces Kansas City as Hub for Rare Disease
Vol. 1, 2019: Rare KC Summit Introduces Kansas City as Hub for Rare Disease

RareKC held their 4th Annual Stakeholder Summit on March 4th to gather individuals, families and members of the life science and business community as an initial step in es…

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Vol. 1, 2019: The 2018 Census Illustrates Healthy Regional Life Sciences Cluster
Vol. 1, 2019: The 2018 Census Illustrates Healthy Regional Life Sciences Cluster

The 2018 Life Science Industry Census identified 292 life sciences companies employing about 35,000 people, demonstrating continued growth in this vital sector of the regio…

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Vol. 1, 2019: Blue KC’s New Strategy For Supporting Regional Outcomes Research
Vol. 1, 2019: Blue KC’s New Strategy For Supporting Regional Outcomes Research

More than 360,000 people in Kansas City – including one in six children – do not know where their next meal will come from. Our community must do more to address health dis…

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