The U.S. State of Florida has one of the largest and most sophisticated health care systems. With more than 703,000 employees, Florida is one of the most attractive locations for life sciences/medical companies in the nation. Florida's hospitals are among the best in the U.S. and specialize in treatment and clinical trials for diseases such as Alzheimer's, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and much more.
The presence of nearly 2907 medical device, biotech and pharmaceutical companies and world-renowned research centers, such as Max Planck, Scripps Florida, Sanford-Burnham, Torrey Pines, Hussman Institute for Human Genomics and VGTI Florida, have firmly established Florida as a true life sciences hub.
Florida offers a cost-competitive environment, favorable overall tax structure and superior quality of life. In addition to providing an ideal business environment for entering the U.S. market, Florida provides companies strategic access to the emerging markets of Latin America. Florida offers a perfect environment to help life sciences companies thrive.
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