Trudeau Institute

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New York U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand toured the Trudeau Institute in Saranac Lake earlier this week.  The research center is famed for its study of lung diseases, but a new arm of the institute will be dedicated to immuno-engineering studies of Lyme disease.

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New York State will invest up to 35 million dollars over the next five years to bring together two North Country institutions. The goal is to spur commercialization of biotech products.

The Trudeau Institute

The Trudeau Institute in Saranac Lake recently named a new leader for the scientific research facility.  

The board of trustees of the biomedical research institute  in the Adirondacks named Dr. Ronald H. Goldfarb to lead the Trudeau Institute beginning on October first.  Goldfarb has more than 30 years academic and industrial experience in cancer research, and co-founded a biopharmaceutical company.  He has been on numerous peer-review panels and scientific advisory boards, and edited cancer journals.  He is the Trudeau Institute’s sixth President, Director and CEO.