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March 18, 2013 — CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – March 18, 2013 – The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) today announced a $4.1 million capital grant to the Forsyth Institute for a newly-created Forsyth Center for Salivary Diagnostics (FCSD). The grant will support the…
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March 12, 2013 — Council will advance implementation of health care cost containment law, HPC’s work to lower cost growth, improve quality of care BOSTON – Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – Health Policy Commission Executive Director David Seltz today announced…
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March 12, 2013 — DEDHAM, Mass. – March 12, 2013 – NLT SPINE, an Israeli developer of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS) products, and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) today announced the opening of the company’s first U.S. subsidiary…
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March 5, 2013 — Industry and Patient Groups Join Forces to Form an Alliance to Accelerate Drug Development CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - March 4, 2013 - GNS Healthcare today announced that it has joined in the formation of Orion Bionetworks. This unique alliance will work to…
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March 5, 2013 — CAMBRIDGE, Mass. / TURKU, Finland – March 5, 2013 – Finnish company Pharmatest Services Ltd (Pharmatest) announced today that it has opened a new U.S. sales office in Cambridge, Mass., near Boston. The new office, located in the Cambridge…
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March 5, 2013 —  Harlan Laboratories Contract Research Services has launched a unique initiative with the establishment of an external Scientific Advisory Board.  The board will provide independent advice and guidance both to help support client studies and to provide…
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March 4, 2013 — CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Genzyme, a Sanofi company (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY), today announced that Genzyme’s Head of Rare Diseases, Rogerio Vivaldi, MD, has been honored as the Genetic Disease Foundation’s…
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March 1, 2013 — Grants to fund lab renovations, equipment and planning for community colleges and vocational schools, and expansion of life sciences capacity at MGHPCC HOLYOKE – Thursday, February 28, 2013 – Governor Deval Patrick and the Massachusetts…
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February 28, 2013 — By Courtney Prestia Americans are still worried about the economy. According to a new Gallup poll, about 45 percent of Americans consider the economy or jobs the most important problem facing the country. Fortunately, those of us in Massachusetts are…
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February 27, 2013 — MLSC awards $23.85 million to foster job growth in the Massachusetts life sciences sectors WALTHAM, Mass. – The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) announced today that its Board of Directors has awarded $23.85 million in tax incentives…
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Membership Deliverables

MassBio Membership gives you:

Purchasing power-MassBio negotiates a broad-based collection of services on behalf of member companies and passes the savings on to its members. 

Networking and professional development-MassBio organizes and executes numerous conferences, committee meetings, and networking events throughout the year.

MassBio Signature Events-Attend our Investors Forum, Innovator Roundtables, Pharma Days, our Golf Classic Fundraiser, Policy Leadership Breakfast, and many others.

Public policy & Advocacy-As the state's leading advocate for our life science super cluster, we fight for public policy initiatives and tax incentives in Massachusetts and Washington, D.C., that will enable biotechnology companies to do their best work.

Economic development-MassBio provides expert advice and guidance to help companies find suitable locations and resources as they move to and grow in the Bay State. We make Massachusetts a better place for your business.

Visibility/Resources-Members are listed on a searchable directory that includes a profile and link to the company's website. We highlight your company's latest news by posting to our MassBio member news page. In addition, members can post job openings on our website free!

Educational incentives-We promote education, workforce development and lifelong learning through the MassBioEd Foundation. The foundation customizes training programs for companies and educational institutions and promotes science in the classroom through BioTeach. MassBio members receive a discount on courses offered by the foundation.