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» The majority of bioscience venture capital invested in the past six years was in medical diagnostics. » The largest share of the state’s bioscience patents during that period was in biochemistry, drugs and pharmaceuticals, and surgical and medical instruments. » The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation in Ardmore is the largest private foundation in the

Healthy acquisition

The PHF Research Park, located west of Lincoln Boulevard between N.E. Eighth Street and N.E. Fourth Street, includes more than 700,000 square feet of modern biomedical research lab and office space supported by state-of-the-art communications and infrastructure systems. During its Sept. 19 meeting in Lawton, the Board of Regents approved a measure authorizing OUHSC to

OKC continues to receive top honors

More recently, CNNMoney named Oklahoma City “Most Business-Friendly City” in the United States, noting its low cost of living and booming oil and natural gas industries. According to the report, more than 6,000 small businesses participated in a survey of the nation’s 40 largest metro areas. While the methodologies of these “best” lists are not

Critical mass

“I think it comes as a surprise to people,” says Sheri Stickley (pictured), president and CEO of the Oklahoma Bioscience Association. From clinical pharmaceutical trials to nanotechnology, she says the bioscience industry is thriving because of a willingness to collaborate, a surplus of available research space and willing capital sources. In May, United Airlines announced