Investing in innovation— IALS facilities awarded $2 million to support research

The MLSC announced earlier this month an award of $2 million in capital grants to be shared by four of the campus’s Core Facilities managed by the Institute for Applied...

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Westfield State biology professor lands breakthrough women’s health research grant

Coverage from MassLive: There’s a new player in the local university research game. “For a liberal arts school like Westfield State University to get a grant of this magnitude is...

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MassNextGen entrepreneur among BBJ’s 40 under 40

The Boston Business Journal has announced this year’s 40 Under 40, its annual award that highlights the city’s best and brightest young professionals. The 2020 group of impressive professionals impact...

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Westfield State biology professor awarded life sciences grant for women’s health research

Westfield State University Biology Professor Kristen A. Porter, Ph.D., has been awarded a $750,000 grant through the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) Women’s Health Program to research predictive modeling to...

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BIC forms new educational partnership

The Berkshire Innovation Center has partnered with Edgi Learning to offer a course called “Technology & the Future of Work” for all Berkshire County high school students. The course will...

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Versatope awarded grant for a Novel C. diff Vaccine

Versatope Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company developing vaccines and therapeutics, recently announced a Phase 1 Small Business and Innovation Award from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID),...

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Four startups got venture funding a year ago. Did it help them do what they said it would?

STAT checked in with four companies that closed an early-stage venture round between July and September of last year. We looked back at what they promised to do with their...

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$2 million in capital funds to support IALS research

Recently announced MLSC funding totaling $2 million in capital grants will support four of UMass Amherst campus’ Core Facilities managed by the Institute for Applied Life Sciences (IALS). The funds...

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