New Bio Tech Region a Brilliant Future for Economic Development

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Gwinnett Business Journal
Is our Innovation Crescent the new Research Triangle?

Move over North Carolina. The Research Triangle is definitely coming up on some competition. Georgia is on the brink of becoming one of the biggest biotech centers in the world. The state's relatively new Innovation Crescent – a spectacular 13-county swath of vibrant science community between Atlanta and Athens – represents the future of things to come.

But, competition aside, the real story here is that collaboration is a beautiful thing. The far-reaching effects of cooperation have been seen for the last 50 years through the efforts of North Carolina civic leaders, high-tech companies, research facilities and universities that came together with a vision in the 1950s to create The Research Triangle.

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Institute and Campus, Economic Development and Policy, Cancer Research, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Student and Faculty, Engineering, Life Sciences and Biology, Research, Physics and Physical Sciences
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Biotechnology, Georgia, ICRP, Innovation Crescent, New Bio Tech Region a Brilliant Future for Economic Development
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  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
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  • Created On: Jun 7, 2010 - 8:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 11:06pm