By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Portland, Ore., will house a life sciences research and education center that will be a collaborative venture between Oregon Health & Science University, Portland State University, and Oregon State University.

The three schools held a ground-breaking ceremony for the $295 million OSU/OHSU Collaborative Life Sciences Building (CLSB), which will be located at the OHSU Schnitzer Campus on Portland's South Waterfront, OHSU said yesterday.

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