Jackson Lab reveals overseas ambitions

A top executive for Bar Harbor-based Jackson Lab said the company is planning to possibly expand into China to take advantage of the country’s growing biomedical research spending.

Drug makers, others gave $4M to Maine doctors

A new federal database shows that around 850 Maine doctors received more than $4 million in legal payments from pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers in 2013.

Maine medical lab gets $12.9M contract

Massachusetts-based Alere, a medical diagnostics company, has won a $12.9 million government contract to develop a new test for pandemic influenza at its Maine lab.

Cutler criticizes LePage over Cate Street support

The LePage administration’s role in assisting the New Hampshire-based investment firm Cate Street Capital in reopening the now-shuttered Great Northern Paper Co. mill in East Millinocket and the...

Portland gets federal funds to boost startups

The greater Portland area has been selected as one of eight communities in the country to receive funds from a federal program that aims to help small businesses grow and create new jobs.