New Plans for Jackson Lab 

Maine-based Jackson Laboratory and the University of South Florida continue with plans for a new research Center.Last week, Jackson Lab said it will work with Florida’s new governor to move the project forward but withdrew its application for 50-million dollars in state funds to build a facility in Collier County, Florida.The lab and USF are now talking with officials in Hillsborough and Sarasota Counties as well as Collier County.Jackson Lab and the school have been hoping to get up to 200-million dollars from the state and a county to build a 145-thousand square foot research center.