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What started simply as an astute hypothesis and proverbial apple on the head has evolved into a nearly decade-long labor of love for Debra Duke. “I just made a clinical observation,” said Duke, the founder and CEO of Aurora-based bioscience company MenoGeniX. That was in 2008, when the Montreal native was given a medication to […]


AURORA | One of Colorado’s fastest-growing industries could see a major uptick over the next year due to the possible repeal of a tax on medical devices. The U.S. House of Representatives voted 280-140 on June 18 to nix a tax on medical devices purchased and used by healthcare professionals, marking the first, bipartisan step […]


AURORA | A trio of scientists from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora was named June 4 to the Boettcher Investigators class of 2015, an honor that guarantees each of them a $225,000 grant to cover up to three years of research. A part of the greater Webb-Waring Biomedical Research Awards program, the Boettcher […]


“This is such a welcome addition and it’s something we have desperately needed in urban Aurora,” Sally Mounier, Aurora city councilwoman for north Aurora said. “The economic impact that’s going to be spurred will create even more development, which is going to trickle out into our neighborhoods and allow them to really prosper.”


The project will focus on four Colfax intersections: Fitzsimons Parkway on the eastern edge of the campus, Wheeling Street, Quentin Street and Peoria Street on the western edge. That covers the entire southern edge of the campus, and is one of the busier stretches of Colfax


“I do not believe that the millions of dollars needed for this building move/restoration, given the number and frequency of significant disasters in addition to the everyday home fires we respond to, our service to the military and their families, international services and health and safety training, would be the most prudent request or use of our donor’s support”