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Industrial Info Resources

April 26, 2013 06:15 ET

Got BIO? Better Get It! BIO 2013 Report Credits Industry With 1.6 Million High-Income U.S. Jobs, an Industrial Info News Alert

CHICAGO. IL--(Marketwired - Apr 26, 2013) - Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Amidst all of the activity as BIO 2013 continued (McCormick Place in Chicago, April 22 through 25, 2013), an important report was released by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) (Washington, D.C.) on Tuesday April 23, 2013. The "Bioscience Economic Development: Legislative Priorities, Best Practices, and Return On Investment" elaborates on how important the industry is in terms of overall fiscal health. Directly employing more than 1.6 million in the U.S., the industry is credited with supporting another 5 million jobs indirectly.

Other companies featured: GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK), Merck (NYSE:MRK), Novartis (NYSE:NVS)

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