News Archive: January, 2017

30 Jan, 2017

El Paso research behind cancer-fighting drug

A common blood pressure drug that El Paso scientists believe can be repurposed to fight certain types of cancer has been granted orphan designation in Europe.
28 Jan, 2017

Entrepreneurial support system grows in El Paso

In an effort to continue building a dynamic entrepreneurial support system, 1 Million Cups is launching in El Paso. 1 Million Cups (1MC) is a free, nationwide program designed to educate, engage and accelerate startups.
26 Jan, 2017

El Paso ranked as the best large city for families

El Paso was ranked as the best large city for families, according to ratings released this week by an apartment-rental website.
24 Jan, 2017

Jon Barela in NBC News, “Border Expert: Discarding NAFTA Will Cost Jobs in Michigan, Elsewhere.”

When he champions the North American Free Trade Agreement, Borderplex Alliance CEO Jon Barela spotlights Michigan's link to Mexico.
2 Jan, 2017

El Paso is among the 10 best U.S. cities to live in for quality of life

El Paso is among the 10 best U.S. cities to live in for quality of life, according to 2016 rankings by U.S. News and World Report.