DHS Taps Kansas for $450M NBAF Site; Officials Cite Incentives, Outreach for Win | GenomeWeb
The lowest projected cost, the biggest incentive package, the farthest-flung coalition of allies, and a shrewd strategy that tied the project to an existing academic and commercial base of similar research paid off for Kansas last week, as the Department of Homeland Security chose the Sunflower State over four other states as its preferred site for its planned $451 million National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

A Karmagenes researcher has lost his position after reportedly admitting to data fabrication, according to Retraction Watch.

Two neuroscientists write in Nature News that solving the "reproducibility crisis" in science may require changing the requirements for publication.

In Nature this week: genomic analysis of prehistoric New Mexicans, a nanopore method for mapping DNA methylation, and more.

A new study finds that adding missing good bacteria to the skin microbiome of atopic dermatitis patients decreases Staphylococcus aureus colonization.