The following statement was issued August 27, 2013 by the Biotech Center. It can be attributed to Norris Tolson, President and CEO.
The Biotechnology Center’s leadership has reviewed programs and staffing as a result of the cut in our state appropriation from $17.2 million to $12.6 million. The 27 percent cut to our budget requires deep cuts and difficult decisions. As of Sept. 1, the Center is: