Closed bioscience center created prospering companies

...worried about the money to do so.To get Integrated Science Systems off the ground, Enriquez turned to the Georgia Medical Center Authority, which had just started the Augusta BioBusiness Center on Broad Street as a means of assisting and growing...

Local legislators surprised by bill to abolish Augusta incubator

...Subcommit tee Chairwoman Penny Hous ton, R-Nashville, introduced House Bill 513, which would dissolve the Georgia Medical Center Authority. Her subcommittee also voted to remove it from the state budget. At one time, the authority ran a business...

Delegation votes to end Georgia Medical Center Authority

...legislative delegation joined a unanimous vote in the Georgia House of Representatives on Thursday to abolish the Georgia Medical Center Authority and return any leftover funding to the state.The authority once operated a business "incubator" on Broad...

Businessman Julian Osbon dies

...executive committee of the Medical College of Georgia Research Institute. He was also on the board for the Georgia Medical Center Authority.Osbon, who has a profile page at Forbes magazine's Web site, sat on the board of directors for Georgia-Carolina...

Julian Osbon

...past chair and former member of the University Health Care Foundation, a founding board member of the Georgia Medical Center Authority, and past chair of the Better Business Bureau of Augusta. He received the Spirit of Georgia Award for his...

MCG considers golf hall property for biotech park

...having spaces for other types of companies would allow for "biotechnology development," Azziz said. The Georgia Medical Center Authority took a look at developing a biotech park years ago but it never came to fruition. The authority does have...

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Despite budget cuts, companies thrive at bioscience incubator

...Stan DeHoff, the executive director of the Georgia Medical Center Authority, is now the facility's sole employee...every dollar that the state has given the Georgia Medical Center Authority, the companies combined have returned approximately...

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Biotech incubator will lose its director today The executive director of the Augusta-based Georgia Medical Center Authority ends his two-year tenure today because of a budget shortfall. Donald Colbert will remain in Augusta and...

Education reform is among 89 new laws

...any unwanted fertilized eggs would be disposed of. - It becomes a felony to abuse a disabled adult. - The Georgia Medical Center Authority can solicit grants through a separate subsidiary, and it will be able to own stock in companies it advises...

Life-sciences industry hit by government cutbacks

...Augusta's two biotech incubators will not close in two months. With $300,000 in the state's budget for the Georgia Medical Center Authority, which runs the Augusta BioBusiness Center on Broad Street, the center, filled with fledgling biotech...

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