See below for recent news coverage of Temple Health & Bioscience District. Please contact THBD Public Relations Manager Ashley Schlosser with questions or requests for interviews.

Killeen Daily Herald:  Temple College receives nearly $140,000 in grants

To keep you informed about the people running for office, we are giving the candidates one minute to state their case. Today we hear from a candidate for the Temple Health and Bioscience District Board.

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FOX 44 News:  Your Local Election Headquarters: Dr. Damir Nizamutdinov

To keep you informed about the people running for office, we are giving the candidates one minute to state their case. Today we hear from a candidate for the Temple Health and Bioscience District Board.

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FOX 44 News:  Your Local Election Headquarters: Jason Locklin

To keep you informed about the people running for office, we are giving the candidates one minute to state their case. Today we hear from a candidate for the Temple Health and Bioscience District Board.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Bioscience startup develops test to detect coronavirus in wastewater and on surfaces

There’s a new tool to help protect people against the coronavirus after a local company announced their new test.

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FOX 44 News: Local start-up lab taking different approach to COVID-19 testing

Industrial Genetics, LLC is forging a fresh approach to COVID-19 testing – examining environments rather than people to show how places like schools and office buildings can reopen safely.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Bioscience district cuts 3D printer software to save $27,000

The Temple Health and Bioscience District will now save thousands of dollars in taxpayer money after cutting unused software Thursday.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Upping your wellness: Health webinar set July 28

The Temple Health and Bioscience District will hold “Upping Your Wellness Game,” a public health webinar, at noon Tuesday, July 28.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Bioscience industry study launched

A new study will examine how Temple can expand its footprint in the bioscience industry.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Bioscience district’s 3D printer used to make surgical masks

The Bioscience District board agreed to support the effort with $5,000, and to look for support in the community.

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Press Release: Temple Health and Bioscience District Announces E-Learning Series Offering

THBD’s E-Learning series features notable industry speakers as a resource for entrepreneurs, startups, researchers, and health-related professionals. The program is broadcast live on the last Tuesday of every month at 12 p.m. CST.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Bioscience board approves study, reschedules election

The Temple Health and Bioscience District board will be working with Newmark Knight Frank of San Antonio to map out Temple’s health ecosystem, which includes strategic planning for interconnected stakeholders that offer complimentary missions.

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KWTX-TV:  SXSW canceled over coronavirus concerns

Austin’s annual South by Southwest music and arts festival was canceled Friday because of mounting concerns about the new corona virus.

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Press Release: Temple Health and Bioscience District Withdraws From SXSW 2020 Amid Coronavirus Concerns

We regret the need to withdraw our participation, but due to the fact that this is an international conference and the coronavirus has shown a potential for community spread, THBD has decided that it is in the best interest of our staff and community not to attend the event .” said THBD Executive Director Tami Annable.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Temple Council election canceled: Morales, Long draw no opponents, declared winners

Residents of East and South Temple will now have three more years of their city representatives after the City Council election was canceled Thursday.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  First Bioscience board election set for May

The Temple Health Bioscience District board will have a contested race in May for the first time since it was organized 16 years ago.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Bioscience tenant reports business growth

Stan Marett, president of MR3 and Bioscience District facility tenant, gave a report to the Temple Health and Bioscience District board and discussed how his business is evolving.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Local municipal, school elections set

The May municipal and school elections are set.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Nizamutdinov files for bioscience board seat

The Temple Health and Bioscience District board may hold its first election for positions on the board since the district was formed in 2004.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Power player: Abbott touts Temple’s economic strength

Gov. Greg Abbott has seen Temple grow from a sleepy, small town on Interstate 35 to an economic powerhouse in Central Texas.

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Temple Daily Telegram:  Extraco Banks promotes two Temple executives

Two bank executives from Temple soon will have more responsibilities after being promoted earlier this month. Extraco Banks announced the promotion of Brian Reinhardt and Steve Wolfe, who both live in the Temple area. Wolfe now will be the bank’s new metro market president, with Reinhardt taking over Wolfe’s position as the president of the Central Texas southern region.

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Press Release:  2020 THBD Scholars Program Applications Now Open

Temple Health and Bioscience District (THBD), Temple, Texas’ own not-for-profit, city-supported bioscience incubator, invites ambitious college students with a passion for STEM (science, engineering, technology, and math) field studies to apply for the 2020 THBD Scholars Program in Temple, Texas taking place June 1 to July 31, 2020.

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Austin Startups:  A Bright Future for Bioscience in Temple, Texas

As part of Temple Health and Bioscience District’s (THBD) mission to grow twenty-first century jobs by fostering bioscience education, research and healthcare in Central Texas, the team at THBD hosted high school students from Temple Independent School District (TISD) for a tour of the office and laboratory facility this month.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Temple High students learn about research work at local facility

In November, Temple High International Baccalaureate students spent a couple of hours at the Temple Health and Bioscience District office and lab facility learning what type of research work goes on in the building and who works there.
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Killeen Daily Herald:  Temple High students tour bioscience facility

Student tours of the Temple Health and Bioscience District office and lab facility continued this month.So far, students in the Temple High School advance placement and International Baccalaureate programs have visited the facility, said Tami Annable, executive director of Temple Health and Bioscience District.

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FOX 44 News:  Students learn hands on at area lab

Temple Independent School District students took a closer look at jobs in science, technology, engineering and math today. The four are also known together as STEM.

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KWTX:  Students learn hands on at area lab

A dozen students from Temple ISD toured the Temple Health and Bioscience District Thursday.

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MD Tech Review: MR3 Health, Inc. Cost-effective Remote Patient Monitoring

In light of such revolutionary health monitoring devices making their mark in the medical field, MD Tech Review has compiled a list of top 10 Patient Monitoring Pioneers in the market that are assisting healthcare firms to adopt, leverage, and exploit the benefits of latest patient monitoring devices.

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TexAppeal Magazine (October 2019 Issue): Bioscience District Fuels Innovation, Entrepreneurship

A renovated Tex-Mex restaurant in the Temple Medical & Education District now houses $1 million worth of state-of-the-art lab equipment…

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Temple Daily Telegram: Monitoring would aid diabetes patients

Stan Marett, founder of MR3 Health and a new tenant at the Temple Health and Bioscience District office and laboratory facility, was introduced to the board during its August meeting.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience board renews medical software license

Software that some physicians and a Bioscience District tenant used for projects was renewed by the Bioscience District board.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience students present research posters

Lun Gualnan, a senior at University of Texas at San Antonio, pondered becoming a nurse or physician, but her goal is to foster accomplishments in health policy that impact a lot of people. She’s pursuing a degree in public health.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Lunch and Learn webinar set

The Temple Health and Bioscience District offers a monthly Lunch and Learn webinar series, featuring notable industry speakers, as a resource for entrepreneurs, startups, researchers, and health-related professionals.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience board meets new interns

Members of the Temple Health and Bioscience District board of directors met four of its summer interns at its June meeting.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience board members sworn in

Thomas Baird, John Kiella and Gregg Strasburger were sworn in as board members of the Bioscience District board at the Temple Health and Bioscience District May meeting.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Groundbreaking held for Amy’s House

Amy’s House, a hospitality house for transplant patients and their caregivers, is a TRIO Central Texas, Transplant Recipients International Organization, project. It has been in the works for a number of years.

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Central Texas News Now: Temple Health & Bioscience District to host their third annual medical technology conference and pitch competition tomorrow

In preparation for the third annual conference, Executive Director Tami Annable chats with Ann Harder on Central Texas Living.

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Temple Daily Telegram: New products connect with Bioscience pitch competition

The Temple Health and Bioscience District annual symposium for entrepreneurs had about 90 people in attendance who heard from leaders in the fields of the medical marketplace, funding, branding and more.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Temple Bioscience District to hold Medtech Symposium

For the past few years, the Temple Health and Bioscience District has held annual events to share information on the ins and outs of starting a business based on a new idea or developing a device in the medical technology field.

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Temple Daily Telegram : 3 vie to represent growing West Temple on City Council

West Temple has been without a City Council member for more than three months. That will soon end as voters decide between three men vying to represent District 4.

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Temple Daily Telegram Focus on Business: Temple Health & Bioscience District: An Economic Development Asset in Our Backyard

As you may know, big things are happening to the Texas’ biotechnology industry. Temple is one the fastest-growing cities in Texas due to the increasing presence of medical companies, hospitals and industry influence in the area.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience district seeks STEM mentors

The Temple Health and Bioscience District is sponsoring its seventh college summer intern program and is looking for mentors who are working in STEM — science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The deadline to sign up to be a mentor is April 8.

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Press Release: Central Texas Bioscience Incubator Hosts Medical Technology Conference and Pitch Competition This May

Temple Health and Bioscience District presents ‘Growing to Success: Startup and Beyond’ bringing together startups and industry experts to Texas’ biotech corridor.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Backroads: Two historic markers to be placed in downtown Temple

The Santa Fe Plaza is now adding more historic significance to the landscape with the awarding of two Official State Historical Markers honoring Temple’s business and civic engagement.

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KWTX: Facility provides home for bioscience startups

Temple Health & Bioscience District hosting open house to show off cutting edge technology.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience district launches new website during open house event

Temple Health and Bioscience District opened its doors Thursday to the public for an open house and the launch of its new website.

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Central Texas News Now: Cutting-edge biotech startups get a helping hand

Temple Health and Bioscience District opened its doors to the public. The facility is designed to foster the budding health tech industry in Temple.

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KCENTV: Temple Health & Bioscience District to host open house for biotechnology community

The Temple Health & Bioscience District is opening their doors to the public for the first time since its ribbon cutting ceremony in 2015.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Election for Bioscience board members scheduled

An election is scheduled May 4 to elect three members to the board of directors of the Temple Health and Bioscience Economic Development District for three-year terms.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience open house Thursday

As the Temple Health and Bioscience District advances so do its partner/tenants, early-stage biotech companies that are taking health-related products from conception to manufacturing. The district will hold an open house 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at 1802 S. First St., across from the Temple VA.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience board approves ankle replacement development grant

The Temple Health and Bioscience District board of directors approved a product development grant for more than $3,000 for a total ankle replacement device at its December board meeting.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Temple students interning at Bioscience district

Temple Health and Bioscience Health District board members met the two Temple High interns who are working at the district’s incubator for 15 hours a week. The internship lasts for 36 weeks.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience District to livestream learning series

The Temple Health and Bioscience District will be one of two sites to livestream the Texas Health CoLab’s monthly learning series from Dell Medical School.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience students receive white coats at annual ceremony

High school students representing school districts throughout Bell County and beyond took part in an annual white coat ceremony Tuesday evening at the Mary Alice Marshall Performance Center at Temple College.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience interns present summer projects

The number of Texas Bioscience Institute students participating in the summer research projects this year, was smaller than usual, but the participants were as good, if not better, than those of the past, according to those who worked with them throughout the summer.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience board hears of scholars’ work

The 2018 Temple Health and Bioscience District scholars and graduate intern were introduced at the district’s June board meeting.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience District names interns

Summer interns for the Temple Health and Bioscience District have been interviewed and began work Friday.

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Temple Daily Telegram: First pitches: Startups tout ideas at conference competition

Brain imaging, narcotics waste and health care-associated infections were the topics of the early stage startup companies that took home the top prizes Friday at the Grow Your Startup From the Ground Up conference pitch competition.

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KWTX (CBS): Temple: Medical entrepreneurs get help to start up business

For the second year, the Temple Health and Bioscience District held a conference at which people who have created a businesses in the medical field provided advice to those looking to start one.

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Temple Daily Telegram: 2 Temple HS students will be Bioscience interns

The Temple Health and Bioscience District will employ two Temple High seniors as interns during the next school year. The board approved hiring two seniors to work in the Bioscience District accelerator beginning in the fall.

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Temple Daily Telegram: New Bioscience tenant wins in competition

A new tenant of the district, Advance Scanner, recently won first prize, $75,000, in the Epilepsy Foundation’s Shark Tank Competition. Advance Scanner also won an additional $75,000 as audience favorite.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Bioscience internships reviewed

Catherine Vincent and Duyen Nguyen, seniors at Holy Trinity Catholic High School, have been serving as interns at the Temple Health and Bioscience District incubator this semester.

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Temple Daily Telegram: Pitch competition part of Temple tech conference

The Temple’s Health and Bioscience District is holding a technology conference and pitch competition, “Growing Your Startup From the Ground Up.”

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Temple Daily Telegram: Board approves $25K for newest tenant

The Temple Health and Bioscience District board approved granting $25,000 in seed money to its newest tenant, Advance Scanners.

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UTSA Today: Meet a Roadrunner: Entrepreneur Ryan Quinn ’15 is taking 3D printing to a new level

He’s an entrepreneur who found his calling at UTSA.

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