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Former House Leader Seth Berry transitions into private sector with Kennebec River Biosciences

Maddy Butcher |

Seth Berry of Bowdoinham served in the Maine Legislature for eight years (2006–14), ending his term as House majority leader. In January, Berry was hired by...

Jackson Lab gets $800K for research on aging

The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor has received a $835,037 federal grant to support its continuing research on the aging process.

MDI Bio Lab gets $2.1M grant for protein study

The Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory said its president, Kevin Strange, has received a five-year, $2.1 million federal grant to study protein regulation in an effort to develop better...

Scarborough biotech firm gets discounted land for expansion in Saco

Dylan Martin |

Scarborough biotechnology firm Maine Molecular Quality Controls is one step closer to moving into a larger building in Saco to expand operations, after a real estate company closed...

Army gives $25M contract to Jackson Lab

The U.S. Army has awarded a $25 million contract to the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor.

MDI Bio Lab gets $392K for disease research

Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory is receiving a $392,463 federal grant to support research for treatment of various diseases, including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.

Experts at MDI Bio Lab conference see future therapeutics in regenerative medicine

Lori Valigra |

Dustin Shillcox sat in his wheelchair before an audience of scientists last Friday evening, asked everyone to stand up and then said, “How did you stand up?”

Five months in, Brunswick's TechPlace business incubator reaches 15 tenants

Dylan Martin |

TechPlace at Brunswick Landing has signed up 15 tenants, just five months after the manufacturing-focused business incubator and co-working space opened its doors.

LePage to lead trade mission to Japan, China

Gov. Paul LePage will lead a delegation of Maine businesses and educational institutions in a trade mission to Japan and China this October.

MDI lab partners with Australian research group

The Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory in Bar Harbor has partnered with an Australian research group to boost research and education efforts for regenerative...