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Classes and Construction Now in Session: Universities Continue to Invest Millions to Bolster Research Capacity, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - Jan 22, 2013) - Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- On any given day, in any given state, odds are good that a major construction project is under way on a university campus to build a research facility. A recent analysis of Industrial Info's Pharmaceutical Tracker - Online Database pulled a random sampling of five such projects already under construction across North America. The five projects are worth a total of $680 million, resulting in an average project total investment value of an impressive $135 million.

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