Milford Regional recognized for treatment of substance-exposed infants

Laura Finaldi |

Milford Regional Medical Center has been recognized for its treatment of infants exposed to drugs or alcohol while in the womb.

Sunovion to seek FDA approval for COPD treatment

Laura Finaldi |

Marlborough-based Sunovion Pharmaceuticals will seek regulatory approval for a new, quick-acting treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, after a final human trial reported positive results.

Debate ramps up over Healey's weapons crackdown


A letter from Gov. Charlie Baker to Attorney General Maura Healey has added to the debate around so-called copycat guns.

CPA firm expands through Harvard merger

Sam Bonacci |

Leominster certified public accounting firm Robert C. Alario, CPA, P.C.has expanded its presence into Harvard through a merger with accounting firm, Nancy F. Washington, P.C. Certified Public Accountants.

Boston Scientific buys Mass. chronic pain firm

Sam Bonacci |

Boston Scientific announced Wednesday its acquisition of chronic pain treatment firm Cosman Medical, as the Marlborough company keeps its eyes set on non-opioid treatments.

Waters's stock leaps on Q2 sales, revenue growth

Sam Bonacci |

Milford's Waters Corp. has delivered sales and revenue growth that beat analysts' predictions and sent the stock leaping up nearly 10 percent in morning trading.

Credit union expanding headquarters into Littleton

Sam Bonacci |

Hanscom Federal Credit Union will be expanding its headquarters into Littleton as the credit union with more than $1 billion in assets sets its sights westward.

Alzheimer's pill advances to final phase of human trials

Sam Bonacci |

Framingham biotechnology firm Alzheon Inc. announced Monday that in 2017 it will begin registering patients for the final phase of human trials for of a pill to treat Alzheimer's disease.

Enterprise Bancorp income soars 36%

Sam Bonacci |

Lowell-based Enterprise Bancorp Inc., the parent of Enterprise Bank that has branches in Acton, Fitchburg and Leominster, announced a 36 percent year-over-year increase in net income for the second quarter of 2016.

Maynard firm secures 5th, 6th BU projects

Sam Bonacci |

Maynard construction management firm JM Coull was recently selected for two projects at Boston University that will have the Maynard construction firm renovating 16 classrooms and a biomedical laboratory.

Framingham biotech co. close to data in first clinical study

Laura Finaldi |

Arch Therapeutics is in the midst of its first clinical trial, an assessment of the safety and performance of its bleeding control device in humans.

Officials in discussions about Mass. military installations


State lawmakers and other state officials met Tuesday morning with representatives from the federal government and various branches of the military to discuss the status of the state's military installations.

Cogmedix to manufacture hospital disinfection system

John McIntyre |

Worcester-based Cogmedix will manufacture a disinfecting system from Medizone International, Inc. that has been shown to reduce hospital-associated infections.

Shareholders approve $67B EMC, Dell merger

Sam Bonacci |

EMC shareholders voted today to approve the merger agreement with Dell at a special meeting in a nearly unanimous decision, with regulatory approval from China being the only remaining hurdle for the merger.

Marlborough co. handling nuclear plant auction

Sam Bonacci |

Marlborough’s Concentric Energy Advisors will be in charge of auctioning off the Tennessee Valley Authority's incomplete Bellefonte Nuclear Plant near Hollywood, Ala., by this October.

Revenue up in last EMC financial report before Dell merger vote

As EMC and Dell shareholders prepare to vote on a merger between the two technological giants, EMC reported a climb in revenue in the second quarter of 2016 as its subsidiaries continued to grow their profits.

Hospitals, health systems expand urgent care presence

Laura Finaldi |

Urgent care centers are rapidly popping up across Central Massachusetts, as the region starts to feel the ripples of a national trend.

GE pioneers precision medicine in Marlborough

Laura Finaldi |

At its new Marlborough headquarters, GE Healthcare Life Sciences is focusing on developing the tools that can help produce personalized drugs.

SimpliVity pens Latin America agreement

Westborough's SimpliVity has signed a distribution agreement with Avnet, which will distribute the technology firm's products in the United States as well as in Latin America.

Big Y acquiring Hannafords in Milford, eastern Mass.

Sam Bonacci |

Big Y has reached an agreement to acquire eight Hannaford supermarkets throughout the middle and eastern part of the state.

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