Jim Jaffe, president and CEO of the National Association of Seed and Venture Funds (NASVF): "Access to capital for seed and early stage companies is an essential element in creating jobs and building world-class companies, especially in today's venture environment when most funding is going to later stage opportunities. NASVF commends the Kansas Bioscience Authority for taking a leadership role in Kansas and being a catalyst for innovation and supporting the seed and early stage entrepreneur."
About the KBA
The Kansas Bioscience Authority is a $581-million initiative created by the Kansas Economic Growth Act of 2004 to expand the state's world-class research capacity and bioscience clusters; support the growth of bioscience startups; and stimulate bioscience business expansion and attraction. www.kansasbioauthority.org
SOURCE Kansas Bioscience Authority
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