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UMBC Bio
EducationLife Sciences

Guest feature: Sarah Hansen is the STEM Communications Manager at UMBC. Follow along with UMBC on Facebook and Twitter. A new degree program developed jointly by UMBC and Montgomery College (MC), and soon to be offered at The Universities at Shady Grove (USG), will create opportunities for students of all backgrounds to pursue

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RoosterBio Frederick County
Life Sciences

Guest feature: Jodie Bollinger is a business development specialist for the Frederick County Office of Economic Development. Follow Frederick County OED on Facebook and Twitter. RoosterBio, Inc. announced today that they will be graduating from Frederick’s bioscience and technology incubator, the Frederick Innovative Technology Center Inc. (FITCI), expanding into 14,000 square

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Manta Biofuel
Energy & SustainabilityLife SciencesProfiles

Ohio native Ryan Powell has utilized the state of Maryland for a first-rate education, an innovative start-up business, a groundbreaking technology patent, and now a massive expansion from what was once just an idea. Powell and his business partner Onur Unal are the founders of Manta Biofuel, a Baltimore-based biotechnology

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Zika Virus GenArraytion Rockville
Life Sciences

As the World Health Organization declares a new public health emergency, one Maryland company says it has created a test to help stop the virus before it is transmitted to humans. GenArraytion, Inc., a biotech firm located in Rockville, has developed a molecular test to identify the Zika virus in

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InvestMarylandUncategorized

BALTIMORE, MD (March 25, 2014) – The Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) announced today that 12 startup companies have advanced to the final round of the InvestMaryland Challenge, the State’s national business competition. The finalists are competing for $100,000 top prizes in four categories — Information Technology,

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Innovation & TechMaryland Economy

The latest Maryland business news: Under Armour announced a major push into Brazil this week, taking root in “70 of the country’s premium points of sale and e-commerce hubs,” according to the The Baltimore Sun and other outlets. Under Armour has put its gear on the international stage in recent

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Bio PulseBiotech Tax CreditCommercee-NewslettersInnovation & TechLife SciencesMaryland Economy

BALTIMORE, MD (July 31, 2013) – Governor Martin O’Malley today visited University of Maryland’s BioPark where he highlighted the integral role biotechnology plays in Maryland’s innovation economy. More than 600 people work in 30 companies at the University of Maryland BioPark, moving us toward cures for diseases like cancer, malaria and

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CommerceEnergy & SustainabilityFinance & ServicesIndustry NewsInnovation & TechInnovation & TechLife SciencesMaryland EconomyProgramsTourism

Known for its ancient castles and seaside mosques, the Turkish city of Trabzon is looking to raise its profile on a new  front—biotechnology. For inspiration on expanding the Trabzon region’s high-tech and environmental-based industry, a foreign delegation arrived in Baltimore on Tuesday to meet with the Maryland Department of Business

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CommerceIndustry NewsInnovation & TechInvestMarylandJob CreationLife SciencesMaryland Economy

By Nick Sohr, Managing Editor, MDbizMedia Peter Greenleaf visited the Department of Business and Economic Development recently to oversee the historic tax credit auction that raised $84 million for the state’s InvestMaryland program. Greenleaf took some time out from his duties as chairman of the Maryland Venture Fund Authority for

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Innovation & TechInternationalLife Sciences

by Brad Gillenwater, Md Dept. of Business & Economic Development’s Office of International Investment & Trade The Korea-Maryland Bio Expo, the first of its kind in the State of Maryland, kicked off yesterday at the Baltimore Convention Center.  The event (which is expected to draw approximately 500 participants) is hosted

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