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Perman to start at USM next month; Jarrell named interim at UMB

11.16.12- BALTIMORE,  MD-Jay Perman- Newsmaker out of the office, University of Maryland, College Park, President Wallace Loh and University of Maryland Baltimore President Jay Perman have agreed to do a joint Maryland Newsmaker interview with The Daily Record
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Jay Perman will take over as chancellor of the University System of Maryland on Jan. 6, in time for the start of the next legislative session, the system announced Friday. To replace Perman as the president of the University of ...

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California biotech company makes UM BioPark its first East Coast location

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California biotech firm Illumina will make the University of Maryland BioPark its first East Coast location, another major tenant for the research park now overflowing with tenants. Illumina, a developer, manufacturer and marketer of biotech tools especially for use in ...

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Paragon acquisition gives a jolt to Md. biotech industry

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Ten years ago, Paragon Bioservices moved into the University of Maryland BioPark with just 30 employees and a change of direction to focus on manufacturing gene therapies. Monday the firm announced that it had agreed to be acquired by Catalent ...

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UM Baltimore program to train social entrepreneurs

University of Maryland's Graduate Research Innovation District. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

The University of Maryland, Baltimore, plans to train the state’s next generation of social entrepreneurs through a graduate degree program it is launching this year. The university’s Master of Science degree in Health and Social Innovation will train a cohort ...

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Maryland universities propose new programs

The Towson University campus. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Maryland universities are creating new academic programs they say could help the state adapt to a changing innovation economy and help meet needs for tomorrow’s educators. The Education Policy and Student Life committee of the University System of Maryland’s Board ...

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UMB licences potential prostate cancer treatment to startup

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The University of Maryland, Baltimore has granted Educational & Scientific, LLC an exclusive license with the potential to treat prostate cancer, UM Ventures announced Monday. The agreement allows Educational & Scientific to develop Galeterone, a molecule that could inhibit prostate ...

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