MDI Biological Laboratory

Press Releases

Education

MDI Bio Lab Scientists Trace PFAS Connection Between Schools and Residential Drinking Water

Researchers expand testing program and outreach as EPA issues new "forever chemical" standards

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Drug Discovery

MDI Bio Lab Awarded $1.6 Million for Drug-Development Infrastructure

U.S. Senator Susan Collins secured the federal award of $1,607,000 for new, state-of-the-art drug development facilities at MDI Bio Lab.

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Education

Longtime MDI Bio Lab Leader Patricia Hand Honored

Hand led NIH’s rural training and research initiatives to success in Maine

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Economic Analysis Shows NIH Funding is Vital for Maine, Other Rural States

Spinoff effects are the eye openers

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Other

MDI Bio Lab Website Wins International dotCOMM Award

Website design led by Maine’s Cushman Creative positions Bio Lab for a new era of growth

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Aging

Accomplished molecular biologist to lead new group at MDI Biological Laboratory

Halyna Shcherbata, Ph.D., studies molecular and genetic mechanisms of muscular dystrophies and brain disease

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Regenerative Biology

NIH Awards $11.3 million for UMaine/MDI Bio Lab Research Partnership

More than $1 million is for work in the laboratory of MDI Bio Lab’s Romain Madelaine, Ph.D., to research muscle regeneration

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Drug Discovery

$600k for MDI Biological Laboratory Startup included in Congressional Spending Bill

Initiative Will Speed Drug Development with Unique Animal Models for Human Health

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Regenerative Biology

Scientists Reveal an Unexpected Gene in Worms

Human homolog in C. elegans opens new research window for diseases such as ALS and Alzheimer’s

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