Money to Burn: States Earmark Tobacco Funds for Biotech Research | GenomeWeb

While all 50 states received multi-million dollar tobacco settlements, only a fraction have set aside some of their funds for biomedical research, biomedical infrastructure support, or biotechnology economic development. An overview of those states that are spending in areas of interest to the bioinformatics community follows:


Arkansas (2001 settlement payments: $52.1 million)

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