On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 101.9 FM Central Wisconsin

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
66° Feels Like: 66°
Wind: NE 12 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Partly Cloudy 67°

Tonight

Partly Cloudy 41°

Tomorrow

Partly Cloudy 60°

Alerts

Prevention Genetics announces expansion, groundbreaking Thursday

by

MARSHFIELD, WI (WSAU)  -  Prevention Genetics, a rapidly expanding high-tech Marshfield business, broke ground Thursday morning on a new 13 acre, 50,000 square foot facility in the city’s Mill Creek Industrial Park.

Dr. James Weber founded the company in 2004, and says the project was made possible by private-public partnerships with the City of Marshfield, the Central Wisconsin Economic Development organization, and the State of Wisconsin.

When completed next spring, the new $7 million dollar structure will house office space, laboratories, and a 130-seat auditorium for employee educational seminars, which will also be made available for public events.

Prevention Genetics does DNA testing on rare genetic diseases from around the world.

Comments