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Race for the Cure
EventsHealth & Life SciencesMaryland Living

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and to pay tribute to those affected by the disease, many Marylanders will be racing to Hunt Valley for this weekend’s Race for the Cure. Founded in 1983, Race for the Cure is world’s largest and most successful education and fundraising event for

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Wild Pea Beet Breast Cancer Hummus
Health & Life Sciences

Hummous and breast cancer are not usually associated with one another, but this October Blake Wollman plans to change that. Wollman is the founder and owner of The Wild Pea Hummous, a local producer that operates out of Randallstown, MD. In 2010, after 13 years of working in restaurants, Wollman

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Brainscope
Health & Life SciencesInnovation & TechProfiles

In recent years, the National Football League has become more and more vigilant about prevention, assessment, and treatment of concussions and head injuries among players. BrainScope, a Maryland neurotechnology company, recently received a $500,000 award from the NFL and General Electric to further develop the technology used in its portable

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Weinberg Medical Physics microscope
Health & Life SciencesInnovation & Tech

Two Maryland companies are among the recipients of $3.2 million in federal grants from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) that will be used to spur American innovation and competitiveness. The U.S. Commerce Department announced earlier this month that Z-senz LLC in Gaithersburg will receive $100,000 in Phase I

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american cancer society
BioHealthHealth & Life Sciences

A colon cancer researcher from Johns Hopkins University has been awarded a $792,000 grant from the American Cancer Society. Nilofer Azad, MD – a member of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and JHU assistant professor of Oncology – will use the four-year grant to study personalized therapies for individual colorectal

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IMC
Health & Life Sciences

On April 28, the InvestMaryland Challenge will award more than $750,000 in prizes and crown four new winners. Those top companies will be chosen from a dozen finalists and awarded $100,000 top prizes, one each in IT, Life Sciences, Sustainability & Exploration, and Defense & Security. More than $350,000 in

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Health & Life Sciences

On April 28, the InvestMaryland Challenge will award more than $750,000 in prizes and crown four new winners. Those top companies will be chosen from a dozen finalists and awarded $100,000 top prizes, one each in IT, Life Sciences, Sustainability & Exploration, and Defense & Security. More than $350,000 in

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Ebola-3
Bio PulseBioHealthe-NewslettersHealth & Life Sciences

February 2015 Bio Pulse: Insights on Maryland’s fight against Ebola Tim La Valle is Director of the Office of General Services at the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development.

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Ebola-3
BioHealthHealth & Life Sciences

As the Ebola virus continues to spread throughout West Africa, a number of Maryland companies are contributing aid to those impacted by the deadly disease. The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) and its BioMaryland Center, along with sister State agencies, the life sciences community and several non-profit organizations, are urging increased participation

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Bmore
BioHealthHealth & Life SciencesManufacturing & Production

Emergent BioSolutions, a global specialty biopharmaceutical company, is expanding its Baltimore manufacturing facility on Lombard Street. The announcement was made today in a release by the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED). The expansion is slated to potentially double the company’s 58,000 square-foot space and is expected to add

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