By Alex Philippidis

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Japan's Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology said today it plans to start construction later this year on its second of three laboratory buildings planned for its permanent Onna-son main campus.

"The construction of Laboratory 2 is scheduled to commence in September, after which the construction of Laboratory 3 will begin as determined by the progress of PI recruitment," Kaoru Natori, a spokesperson for the institute, told GenomeWeb Daily News.

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