A Region of Firsts: Greater Philadelphia leverages its historic position as a global leader in life sciences
This article was originally published in the May edition of the Site Selection Magazine.
When George Morgan wrote the history of Philadelphia and titled it The City of Firsts in 1926, he probably never envisioned that one day that moniker would ring true in so many life-science disciplines.
But it has — and thanks to a new coalition of life-science industry leaders throughout the tri-state Greater Philadelphia region, more firsts are likely to come.
Philadelphia, which gave America its first hospital in 1751 and introduced medical publishing in the early 1800s, is once again flexing its medical muscle in the form of the […]