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As a Wexford Science and Technology property, the Hershey Center for Applied Research is part of a thriving network with connections to some of the country's most respected research institutions. Read More

Executive Director, Jack Atchason, is interviewed by WGAL News 8's Anne Shannon

HCAR is the only research park in the region to include both wet and dry lab space for research in the life sciences, plus Class A office space. Our 165-acre campus is located within close proximity to the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and the Penn State College of Medicine, which are both excellent research institutions with whom our tenants enjoy strong working relationships.

No other biotechnology research park in the region enjoys a more advantageous location than HCAR. Hershey, PA, is within driving distance of the major metropolitan areas in the Mid-Atlantic and boasts a highly-educated workforce with experience in a range of scientific research fields. HCAR gives businesses unique access to the best research resources and laboratory rentals in the region.

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Keystone Nano Awarded $2 million Grant from National Cancer Institute to test new Cancer Therapy in Clinical Trial

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Central Penn Business Journal | 9/03/15

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