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MDI Biological Lab offers 'biomedical boot camp' for high schoolers

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A new biomedical bootcamp at the MDI Biological Laboratory will give high school students and recent graduates a chance to immerse themselves in science to explore whether they would like to pursue a...

Biomass firm faces challenge in mill purchase

The biomass company EMEP LLC is facing challenges in getting the funding it needs for the redevelopment of the former Great Northern Paper mill in East Millinocket as a biorefinery and energy park.

Netherlands company acquires South Portland's Grow-Tech

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Anania & Associates Investment Co. announced today that it has sold Grow-Tech LLC, one of its portfolio companies, to the Netherlands-based floricultural company Dümmen Orange for an undisclosed...

Jackson Lab lands federal grant to study Alzheimer’s disease

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The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor has been awarded a $2.67 million federal grant over five years that will fund studies of the complex processes involved in both healthy aging and...

Legal settlement opens way for proposed $240M biorefinery project

A legal dispute between the owner of the former Great Northern Paper Co. in East Millinocket and a prospective buyer that wants to build a $240 million biorefinery there has been settled, clearing...

Promising new opportunity shaping up at former Old Town Fuel and Fiber

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Biofine Technology, a Massachusetts company, will partner with the University of Maine's Forest Bioproducts Research Institute on a pilot project at the former Old Town Fuel and Fiber to process and...

Maine Senate greenlights bioplastics jobs bill

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The Maine Senate on Tuesday gave initial approval to a bill by Sen. Jim Dill, D-Old Town, that would invest in Maine’s emerging biobased products industry.

Sappi and Biobased Maine put out joint RFP for Westbrook mill

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Sappi North America, in partnership with Biobased Maine, issued a RFP seeking biobased technology to incorporate into existing operations at Sappi's Westbrook mill.

Owner of shuttered GNP mill counter-sues prospective buyer

The owner of the shuttered Great Northern Paper mill in East Millinocket has filed a counterclaim against the prospective buyer that was granted a temporary restraining order in February halting...

Bar Harbor labs make advances with major diseases

Lori Valigra |

Researchers at The Jackson Laboratory and the MDI Biological Laboratory have separately made recent advances in understanding the basics of two of the leading causes of deaths in the United States,...

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