$130 Million Dollar Investment from the State of Alabama and Private Investors.
900 Biotechnology Jobs.
Mission is for researchers to collaborate with local companies to bring new discoveries to market.
8 to 10 companies to be located on campus.
Due to Open by Fall 2007.
North Alabama’s Existing Life Sciences Industry: Monte Sano Pharmaceuticals
14 Companies Employing More
than 1,000 People.
Covering pharmaceutical manufacturing,
biotechnology research, diagnostics
and medical device production.
Cost of Doing Business: Forbes Ranks Huntsville #11 Lowest Cost of Doing Business Alabama Capital Investment Tax Credit can eliminate State Income Tax Low Cost of Living National Average Huntsville Boston San Diego -10% +35% +50% Low Office Space Rates Huntsville Boston San Diego $16.00 /sq. ft. $29.44 /sq. ft. $34.20 /sq. ft.
#31 1.5% 25 and older with a doctorate degree #19 37.8% 25 and older with a college degree #2 15.1% Employed in Professional Scientific, Technical Services, or Engineering #1 11.9% Employed in Engineering, Math or Computers U.S. Rank Percent Category