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Worcester State to dedicate STEM center to $1M donor

Emily Micucci |

Worcester State University will honor an alumnus who donated $1 million to fund STEM research and education.

Having fun identifying your corporate strengths


There are many blocks needed to build a successful business. These blocks are dynamic and contain specific infrastructures and characteristics, but fit together in a cohesive manner.

Marlborough drugmaker completes $2.7M Cambridge purchase

Marlborough drugmaker RXi Pharmaceuticals Corp. has completed its purchase of Cambridge cancer treatment company MirImmune Inc.

WPI researcher receives $1.1 million to study stressed bacteria

The National Science Foundation has awarded $1.1 million to a Worcester Polytechnic Institute professor for a five-year study of bacteria in stressful conditions, the school announced Wednesday.

MLSC announces life sciences incentive program

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center on Thursday announced it is now accepting applications for a new round of its Tax Incentive Program and is encouraging companies outside of Greater Boston to...

WPI researchers develop chip for early cancer screening

Emily Micucci |

Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) have developed a chip that could lead to early detection of cancer metastasis.

Harvard Pilgrim receives $3.2M for study

Emily Micucci |

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute researchers have received $3.2 million in funding to study how high-deductible health plans and preventative drug lists impact asthma patients.

Gallup survey finds healthcare professionals most trusted

Emily Micucci |

Americans view healthcare professionals as more trustworthy than most other professionals, according to annual Gallup survey results released Monday.

Column: UMass Medical brings disease study closer to home

Chen Xu |

UMass Medical School is now home to two high-resolution microscopes, the first of their kind in New England.

SeaChange secures London film streaming deal

Brad Kane |

As the Acton company moves forward with new leadership trying to rectify its financials, SeaChange International on Tuesday announced it is nearing a deal with a London-based film and television...

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