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Drexel hits top rank for research institutions

Drexel has joined Temple and Penn in obtaining prestigious R1 status, the highest level a research university can reach in the key higher education classification system.

The Philadelphia Inquirer

As construction starts at Philly’s Schuylkill Yards, New York’s Hudson Yards serves as a cautionary tale

The future is here. Three buildings will be under construction at Schuylkill Yards by the year’s end.

Eater

All the Details on Philly’s Newest Rooftop Destination, Opening Today

Sunset Social is now serving up burgers, brews, and spectacular views from Cira Green.

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Updating an old newspaper building for Philadelphia’s new Schuylkill Yards innovation district

The Bulletin Building is a special part of West Philadelphia, so it will become a central piece of Schuylkill Yards.

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VisitPhilly

Head to Cira Green, one of the most instagrammable places in Philly

It's official - take one for the 'gram 

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Philadelphia Business Journal

Roche to buy Spark Therapeutics for $4.8 billion

Swiss drug maker Roche entered into a definitive agreement Monday to acquire Philadelphia gene therapy pioneer Spark Therapeutics

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Philadelphia Business Journal

Power women: 12 who are having an impact on bioscience

Meet some of the incredible women shaping the future of bioscience, many from right here in Schuylkill Yards.

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Philadelphia Business Journal

Philadelphia gene therapy company awarded $4.5M

Schuylkill Yards’ tenant Talee Bio Inc. received funds from Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for ongoing gene therapy research. 

Dining room in The Post in University City
The Philadelphia Inquirer

The Post: A beer hall and fun house for University City

The Post: A new destination for cold drinks, good food, and lots of fun opens in University City. 

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Cell and Gene

Philadelphia: The Cell And Gene Therapy Sector's New Normal

Philadelphia is now home to expertise at every step along the value chain – R&D, manufacturing, commercialization…