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What Genentech’s new building says about biotech’s hefty Bay Area economic impact
San Francisco Business Times

Opening its newest building Thursday, Genentech Inc. rolled out a bunch of facts and figures that underscore the structure’s environmental sustainability. What’s not so evident, though, is what the biotech giant’s second new structure since its 2009 takeover by Roche says about the Bay Area biotech industry. A healthy and growing Genentech injects the region’s biotech sector with an economic drug, which has positive side effects.