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Auburn University and Siemens sign research agreement for MRI Research Center

AUBURN – Auburn University and Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. have announced the signing of a master research agreement for the establishment of the Auburn University Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Research Center.  The center, to be constructed in the Auburn University Research Park, brings together Auburn’s expertise in the areas of engineering, science, and pharmaceutics with Siemens’ expertise in magnetic resonance imaging.

The alliance with Siemens, one of the world’s largest suppliers to the healthcare industry, will advance Auburn University to the forefront of biomedical engineering and has the potential to bring lifesaving technologies to the citizens of Alabama and the region.  Examples of current and potential areas of MRI-related research include cognitive neuroscience, metabolic imaging, and pharmaceuticals, as well as research into diabetes and heart disease.

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Johnson Sterling Inc. joins Auburn Research Park

AUBURN – Auburn Research Park officials have announced that financial advisement firm Johnson Sterling Inc. will open a financial research and consulting office in the park in early April.

“Johnson Sterling has a long-standing relationship with Auburn University, having served the Auburn retirement plans and its participants since 1984, ” Auburn Research Park Executive Director John Weete said. “We are very pleased to have Johnson Sterling in the research park. The firm uses a research-driven, risk-managed financial and investment management discipline to serve its clients. We expect that to continue and even broaden in the research park.”

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