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Peter Currie, Deputy Director of the Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute meets with Kevin Strange, President of the MDI Biological Laboratory in Melbourne, Australia earlier this year.

World’s leading regenerative medicine institutes create partnership

The MDI Biological Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, has signed a partnership agreement with the Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI) at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, to promote research and education on regeneration and the development of new therapies to improve human health.

Small fish provide major insight into how organisms adapt to change

A team of scientists that includes senior staff scientist Ben King and visiting faculty members at the MDI Biological Laboratory has identified the genes and regulatory networks that enable organisms to alter themselves physically in response to changes in their environment.

Biotech startup opens office at the MDI Biological Laboratory

A new Maine biotech company, RockStep Solutions, Inc., began working out of space at the MDI Biological Laboratory in Salisbury Cove on January 5, 2015. Founded in October 2013, RockStep develops information management software for research laboratories.

Deborah Blum

Poison expert to speak about arsenic and human health

Deborah Blum, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author, will give a talk entitled, “In the Poisoner’s Cupboard: A history of arsenic in human health (and homicide)” at the MDI Biological Laboratory on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 5:00 p.m.