Leaders from BioCrossroads.
By investing in INext, Notre Dame is helping the advancement of the life-sciences industry in Indiana and through the entire nation, with the expectation that this support will result in new applications that may benefit the lives of several and also create successful businesses. It is a good purchase from many perspectives, said Thomas Burish, Provost, University of Notre Dame. Along with corporate and university investments, the INext Fund has received an purchase dedication from Indiana’s Teachers Retirement Fund along with the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. Indiana’s robust lifestyle sciences industry is one of the key motorists of our economy, and buying INext is likely to deliver investment returns by capitalizing on that strength, said Steve Russo, Executive Director of the Indiana State Teachers Retirement Fund. (more…)