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Mainebiz Women to Watch alumni: Checking in on past winners

Lori Valigra |

Mainebiz's annual Women to Watch has become a who's who of female business leaders across the state. We've decided to take a look back at some of our previous honorees to see where they are today.

Fluid Imaging IDs algae behind Florida state of emergency

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Scarborough-based Fluid Imaging Technologies helped solve the mystery of an algal bloom off Florida's east coast that caused some communities to declare a state of emergency.

Jackson Lab groundbreaking heralds expanded space, more jobs

Jackson Laboratory officials were joined by state and local leaders earlier in the week to celebrate the kickoff of the retrofitting and expansion of an Ellsworth building that once housed a Lowe's.

MTI gives Maine entrepreneurs $46,454 boost in funding

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The Maine Technology Institute approved six grant applications for the month of July totaling $46,454 to Maine businesses specializing in advancements in fields including aquaculture and marine...

Jackson Labs lands $28.3M fed grant for gene research

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The Bar Harbor-based Jackson Laboratory will be awarded $28,305,235 in federal research funding from the National Institutes of Health to fund the second phase of a project researching the functions...

MDI Bio Lab training lab slated to open in March 2017

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The Bar Harbor-based MDI Biological Laboratory held a groundbreaking ceremony on July 29 for a new 6,560-square-foot training lab.

MDI Bio Lab president stepping down in 2018

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Kevin Strange, president of the Bar Harbor-based MDI Biological Laboratory, has announced that he will leave his post in July 2018, the end of his current term.

MDI Bio Lab inspires art for a visceral experience of science

Lori Valigra |

In the halls of the main laboratory building at MDIBL hang photographs, paintings and other art work by artists inspired by C. elegans, a one-millimeter-long roundworm for which lab President Kevin...