Pharmaceutical Research Firm Plans 320 Jobs in Mo.

2 years 8 months 3 weeks ago October 03, 2013 Oct 3, 2013 Thursday, October 03 2013 Thursday, October 03, 2013 12:01:25 PM CDT in News
By: The Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - A pharmaceutical research company plans a nearly $31 million capital investment that could create 320 jobs in St. Charles at its first U.S. facility.

Missouri officials announced the project Thursday. The state is offering about $4 million of incentives through the Missouri Quality Jobs Program.

Pharma Medica Research Inc. is a Toronto-based company that does research and development and trials for pharmaceutical companies. Its services include scientific affairs, medical writing, clinical trials, bioanalysis and data management. The company is plans to use a building in St. Charles that previously housed a clinical research organization.

Gov. Jay Nixon met with officials from Pharma Medica Research this year during a convention in Chicago.

 

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