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The United States of biotech

Fueled by Massachusetts' success, the fight for a share of the nation's life-sciences industry intensifies

By Stephen Heuser
Globe Staff / April 16, 2006

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CHICAGO -- Look out, Cambridge. Wichita wants a piece of you. Fueled by more than $500 million in public money, the state of Kansas has mounted a massive effort to recruit new biotechnology companies, joining battle with Florida, Washington, and other states trying to claim a share of the nation's growing life-sciences industry. (Full article: 1335 words)

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