U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal paid a visit to the UConn Health Center Thursday to learn more about Bioscience Connecticut and how it will impact the University and the state’s economy.
UConn President Susan Herbst, Executive Vice President of Health Affairs and Dean of the UConn School of Medicine Dr. Frank Torti, and Vice President and Strategy Officer for Bioscience Connecticut Thomas Callahan were among those who met with Blumenthal.
Bioscience Connecticut aims to bolster the biomedical industry across the state and help spur innovation and job growth. Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine is the first product of this initiative and will work closely with UConn to help make it a key player in the field of individualized medicine.
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