MRI Global, formerly known as Midwest Research Institute, is at 425 Volker Blvd. The Kansas City-based research company announced a $6.2 million, five-year award from the government to develop a vaccine for tularemia.
MRI Global, formerly known as Midwest Research Institute, is at 425 Volker Blvd. The Kansas City-based research company announced a $6.2 million, five-year award from the government to develop a vaccine for tularemia. File photo The Kansas City Star
MRI Global, formerly known as Midwest Research Institute, is at 425 Volker Blvd. The Kansas City-based research company announced a $6.2 million, five-year award from the government to develop a vaccine for tularemia. File photo The Kansas City Star

KC researchers gain $6.2 million government contract to study rare disease

July 13, 2016 5:18 PM