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WVU Innovation Corporation revitalizes former Mylan Pharmaceutical building


MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — The West Virginia University Innovation Corporation is “in it for the long haul,” President Stacey Armstrong says.

Eighteen months after the Mylan-Viatris plant in Morgantown was closed, the WVU Innovation Corporation provides 200 jobs and offers space for burgeoning businesses to expand their operations in the once-shuttered facility.

“Mylan was such a core economic engine, job provider and point of pride in the community that we thought, ‘How do we take this asset and not let it become an empty, abandoned building?’” Armstrong said. “So we figured out how to utilize this asset to further leverage the university and health care systems.”

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