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Published October 08, 2012, 05:59 PM

PRACS Institute generating Fargo jobs

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) – Three months after returning its headquarters to Fargo, PRACS Institute is being praised for creating more jobs in Fargo.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) – Three months after returning its headquarters to Fargo, PRACS Institute is being praised for creating more jobs in Fargo.

Today, Senator John Hoeven said the company is returning at a time when the city is driving an agenda for technological innovation and growth.

The company will re-open its bioanalytical laboratory and expand its Scientific Affairs department.

Founder and CEO, Doctor James Carlson, expects to create an additional 45-to-50 jobs over the next 12-months.

Sen. John Hoeven: “We're talking about good paying jobs; statisticians, researchers, medical writers, software, all these things. These are really good jobs for this region.”

Stipends to local study participants introduces $10-to-15 million a year into the local economy.

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