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Perman: poorer students need path to biomed careers

University of Maryland, Baltimore President Dr. Jay A. Perman (File)

University of Maryland, Baltimore President Dr. Jay A. Perman says one thing West Baltimore needs is a path for its youth to enter the medical field. In his State of the University address Thursday, Perman discussed the university community’s response ...

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Startup will develop UMB disease-detection technology

The University of Maryland, Baltimore has spawned a new startup that will use genome research to target inflammatory bowel ailments such as Crohn's disease. Technology developed by two doctors from the Institute for Genome Sciences at the university's medical school looks at the genomes of bacteria in the human gut to detect diseases such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's.

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Regents approve expanded collaboration between UM College Park, UM Baltimore

ANNAPOLIS – Before William Kirwan left the state in 1998 to become president of the Ohio State University, the former University of Maryland, College Park, president spoke in Annapolis about his vision for universities in Maryland. For the state to ...

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UMB community is full of merger questions

Students and faculty members at the University of Maryland, Baltimore expressed apprehension Thursday about a proposed merger of that school and the state’s flagship campus in College Park. The University System of Maryland is studying the potential merger under a ...

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