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Mar 05, 2014, 08:48 ET

Health Outcomes Sciences Completes First Close of Series A Preferred Financing

 Health Outcomes Sciences Inc. (HOS), a leading health care IT company based in Overland Park, Kan., today announced that it has completed the...

Nov 20, 2012, 15:58 ET

Kansas Bioscience Authority Approves $700,000 in Investments

 The Kansas Bioscience Authority board of directors today approved $700,000 in new investments. The investments are: - Parnell, an...

Nov 20, 2012, 15:23 ET

Cantrell Selected to Lead Kansas Bioscience Authority

 The Kansas Bioscience Authority unanimously approved the naming of Duane Cantrell to serve as its president and CEO, KBA Board Chairman Dan...

Oct 15, 2012, 14:55 ET

Kansas Bioscience Authority Announces Fiscal 2012 Investment Outcomes

 The Kansas Bioscience Authority today announced its outcomes for fiscal 2012, which ended June 30, and cumulative outcomes since the KBA's...

Jun 14, 2012, 17:40 ET

BioResearch Central to Roll Out Region's Offerings During Premier Industry Events -- BIO and DIA

The Kansas Bioscience Authority announced today that the region's recently formed BioResearch Central initiative will be showcased at two upcoming...

Jun 04, 2012, 13:08 ET

KBA-Sponsored Study Finds Global Contract Research Industry Larger Than Previously Estimated

 A new study commissioned by the Kansas Bioscience Authority finds that the global market for contract R&D services is substantially larger...

Jan 23, 2012, 17:45 ET

Auditors Complete Kansas Bioscience Authority Forensic Audits

The Kansas Bioscience Authority (KBA) today released the just-completed forensic audit of the KBA which was commissioned at the request of Gov....

Nov 16, 2011, 09:38 ET

Kansas Bioscience Authority Announces FY11 Outcomes of $207 Million

The Kansas Bioscience Authority today announced its outcomes for fiscal year 2011, which ended June 30, and cumulative outcomes since the KBA's...

Jun 21, 2011, 11:00 ET

Study Identifies Large Concentration of Contract Research Assets in Kansas City Region

Leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies outsource more than $1 billion in drug development research to area organizations According to a new...

Oct 09, 2009, 11:30 ET

Kansas Bioscience Authority Commits $50 Million to Increase Venture Capital, Accelerate Bioscience Business Growth

The Kansas Bioscience Authority has taken bold action to significantly increase the amount of venture capital available to innovative...

Sep 15, 2009, 12:35 ET

Ag Groups and Experts Urge Congress to Move Forward Now with Research Lab to Protect American Food Supply and Agriculture Economy

Key agriculture groups and veterinary experts have sent a clear message to Congress in recent days: America must move forward without delay on a...

Sep 14, 2009, 16:42 ET
A F KANSAS BIOSCIENCE AUTHORITY W. RON DEHAVEN KANSAS BIOSCIENCE AUTHORITY W. RON DEHAVEN

W. Ron DeHaven, DVM, MBA. (PRNewsFoto/Kansas Bioscience Authority)[TK]
 SCHAUMBURG, IL UNITED STATES
 09/14/2009

America Needs a CDC for Animal Health

The following is an op-ed by Ron DeHaven DVM, MBA, CEO and Executive Vice President, American Veterinary Medical Association, Former Administrator,...

May 19, 2009, 12:26 ET

As Other States Pull Back, Kansas Accelerates Innovation Investments at Bio International Convention

$11 Million in New Projects Approved in Atlanta Meeting at the world's largest bioscience and biotechnology convention, the Kansas Bioscience...

Nov 13, 2008, 15:25 ET

Leading Scientists From Around the World Headed to Kansas for Symposium on Combating Deadly Infectious Diseases

In yet another sign of Kansas' leadership in addressing global challenges in the animal and human health sectors, an estimated 150 scientists from...

Jun 18, 2008, 01:00 ET

Kansas Invests Millions in Innovations to Improve Human Health and Launches Three National Bioscience Programs at BIO'08

SAN DIEGO, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Kansas researchers and companies excel in the human health biosciences, and $3.7 million in new Kansas...

Feb 28, 2008, 00:00 ET

K-State Preparing to Share Expertise With Bioscientists

OLATHE, Kan., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Aided by the Kansas Bioscience Authority, Kansas State University is gearing up to go national...

Jul 12, 2007, 01:00 ET

Manhattan, Kansas Site Selected as Finalist for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility

MANHATTAN, Kan., July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kansas Bioscience Authority announced today that Manhattan, Kansas has been selected as one of five...

Jan 26, 2007, 00:00 ET

REVISED: Kansas Bioscience Authority Commends Governor Sebelius for Naming Task Force to Advocate the Importance of NBAF for National Safety, Security

TOPEKA, Kan., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kansas Bioscience Authority (KBA) today commended Governor Kathleen Sebelius for signing an...

Jan 10, 2007, 00:00 ET

Governor Says Attracting National Lab a Top Kansas Priority; Taps KBA to Create New Blue-Ribbon Task Force to Make It So

TOPEKA, Kan., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In tonight's "state of the state" address, Governor Kathleen Sebelius said that one of the state's top...

Aug 02, 2004, 01:00 ET

Governor Sebelius Announces Appointments to Kansas Bioscience Authority

TOPEKA, Kan., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Kathleen Sebelius today announced the appointment of the inaugural nine members of the Kansas...