Biotech recruiting to take new direction

January 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);1/5/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 1, pP14
The article discusses the changes happening within the Nevada Biotechnology and Bioscience Consortium. Some of the changes include the appointment of Nevada Biotechnology and Bioscience Consortium executive director John Laub as the head of the Nevada Development Authority's (NDA) Life Science Committee and Laub's plans to persuade Life Technologies' Applied Biosystems division to establish a training facility in Las Vegas. Laub plans to launch initiatives including restaffing the committee.


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