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Biotechnology Gets $2 Billion Boost from the White House

September 15, 2022

Via: GEN

This week has been one of the most exciting that the biotechnology community has seen for some time. Plans that have been in the making for a decade are finally being brought to fruition by actions taken by the Biden administration.

On Monday, President Joe Biden launched a national biotechnology and biomanufacturing initiative through an executive order on “Advancing Biotechnology and Biomanufacturing Innovation for a Sustainable, Safe, and Secure American Bioeconomy.” Later in the week, on Wednesday, the White House hosted a Summit on Biotechnology and Biomanufacturing to present more information on the direction of the funds and the overarching goals of the mission.

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