New high-tech jobs coming to Oak Ridge

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A high-tech company is planning to bring hundreds of jobs to Oak Ridge.

Coquí Radio Pharmaceuticals announced plans to build a medical isotope production facility there. These isotopes are molecules that are used in medical imaging and scanning technologies like a PET scan. 

The Coquí facility is expected to be fully operational in 2025 and will provide more than 200 high-paying, permanent jobs.

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