New MDI Biological Laboratory faculty member Vicki Losick, Ph.D., is leading a research team focused on understanding how damaged cells repair themselves and how the ability to heal declines as we age.
The MDI Biological Laboratory is seeking submissions for its fifth annual Art Meets Science exhibit, “A Fresh Field of Life: Artists, Naturalists and the Vision for Acadia,” to be held from June to September, 2016.
Michael Westphal is a born athlete. All through high school and college, he ran competitively—track and cross country—and he was known throughout his state of Maine as one of the best.
Alan Fidler has battled heart disease for 35 years. He has undergone seven major surgeries and any number of less significant procedures and treatments. Alan is alive today because of the great leaps in medical science over the last 40 years.
More than 300 scientists, students, and research administrators from Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, and Delaware will gather in Bar Harbor, Maine from September 24–26. The meeting will highlight the success of the Institutional Development Award (IDeA), a federal research program to enhance the research capacity of states that have had historically low levels of research funding from the National Institutes of Health.