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The Boston Life Sciences Industry Captured on Film Debuts Next Week

Apr 26, 2012

On Tuesday, May 1 the BRA will launch a weekly online video series highlighting Boston’s life sciences sector. Hosted by LifeTech Boston manager Martina Toponarski the video series will feature Boston’s five life sciences clusters, interviews with Boston life sciences researchers and CEOs, and details about Mayor Menino’s LifeTech program. A new video will be released each Tuesday leading up to the Bio International Convention coming to Boston June 18-21, 2012. This year the expected convention attendance is over 15,000. We’re looking forward to welcoming the world’s top biotech researchers and companies to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center! The video series will be available at and on the BRA blog. About LifeTech Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino created LifeTech Boston, an initiative administered by the Boston Redevelopment Authority to foster the growth of life sciences in the city. LifeTech works to retain companies in Boston, as well as attract local, national and international companies, and offers assistance with site selection, financing, workforce development, and the permitting process. Since its inception in 2004, the number of life sciences companies in Boston has doubled.

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