SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

June 06, 2007 07:00 ET

Moving Past Katrina: Louisiana Pumps up the Volume on Life Science Investment, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - June 6, 2007) - Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas). Before the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the state of Louisiana was determined to raise its profile within the life science industry. Home to just a few pharmaceutical facilities, including the BASF plant in Shreveport, the state decided that by increasing its research infrastructure it could perhaps attract more commercial attention and the ensuing high-paid jobs.

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