NU Online News Service, April 15, 2004, 11:21 a.m. EDT – LabOne Inc., Lenexa, Kan., says it will be spending $21 million to expand its medical laboratory testing operations in Cincinnati.[@@]

LabOne, a company that sells testing services to life insurers and health insurers, bought the Cincinnati facilities from The Health Alliance of Greater Cincinnati earlier this year. LabOne has kept 562 of the employees who worked for Health Alliance, and it says the expansion should add 400 jobs.