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Published Thursday, June 18, 2020

As the world continues to combat Covid-19, Palm Beach County’s life science leaders are navigating the new normal with cutting-edge research, partnerships, and discoveries. Today, the Business Development Board’s Life Science Advisory Council, a group comprised of Palm Beach County’s top scientific leaders, shared behind- the-scenes updates on new developments in the sector.

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Published Friday, June 5, 2020

A new global site selection study compares the cost of operating a biomanufacturing plant in a series of top U.S. and offshore hubs of the biopharma industry, including Palm Beach County, Florida. Palm Beach County ranks nationally among major U.S. bioscience centers, housing over 200 biopharma companies in the region and employing a workforce of over 7,000.

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Published Thursday, May 7, 2020
Tweet // RAMSEY, N.J. and BOCA RATON, Fla., May 07, 2020 -- ADMA Biologics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADMA) (“ADMA”), an end-to-end commercial biopharmaceutical company dedicated to manufacturing, marketing and developing specialty plasma-derived biologics for the treatment of immuno-deficient patients at risk for infection and others at risk for certain more»
Published Tuesday, April 28, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of Aventusoft, the inventor of the “HEMOTAG CPAS” cardiac diagnostic system, in Boca Raton. The company announced today that it was awarded an additional $3 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI). Aventusoft plans to add 10 new jobs at its office located at 3651 FAU Blvd, #400 in Boca Raton and will create a capital investment of $6 million through the expansion.

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Published Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance of Broward County, and the Beacon Council of Miami-Dade County hosted a tri-county teleconference with the Florida Division of Drugs, Devices and Cosmetics of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. The Chief, Compliance and Enforcement leader, Renee Alsobrook, and Director, Walter Copeland, tapped into the expertise of South Florida’s life science leaders to gain feedback from three perspectives; pharmacists, manufacturers, and distributors.

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Published Monday, April 20, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the City of Boca Raton, and the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, is pleased to announce the relocation of MPLT Healthcare, a nationwide leader in healthcare and physician staffing. In addition to the move, the company plans to add 75 new jobs to its existing workforce. The new 23,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters will be located at 3701 FAU Boulevard, Suite 300, in Boca Raton with a capital investment of $1,530,000.

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Published Monday, April 13, 2020

To help shed light on how the unfolding COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak stands to influence our healthcare system—and the design of these environments—Healthcare Design spoke to expert Robert Counter, AIA, healthcare director and senior associate at LEO A DALY, for insight on what to expect and how facilities can best respond.

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Published Wednesday, April 1, 2020

It is very gratifying to see the value our country places on human life. The current COVID-19 Pandemic is a great example of the focus and sacrifice we exert to protect our citizens. It is important to properly address the measures taken to the size of the situation we are dealing with the trusted data we have at hand.

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