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UM Baltimore makes MRSA vaccine technology deal with Md. startup (access required)

The University of Maryland, Baltimore has made a vaccine technology deal with a Gaithersburg startup co-founded by one of its professors. The university has granted worldwide, exclusive licensing rights for a multivalent vaccine that prevents MRSA infection in mice to Serenta Biotechnology LLC, ...

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$1.5M gift could spur innovation at UMB (access required)

A $1.5 million gift to the University of Maryland, Baltimore will establish a health care innovation center at the university’s Health Sciences and Human Services Library. The contribution by UMB graduates Richard Sherman and Jane Sherman will establish the Richard ...

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‘We need to create jobs’: UMB official explains $4M venture plan (access required)

Last year, the state legislature passed legislation to form a partnership between the University of Maryland’s Baltimore and College Park campuses. One aspect of the partnership will be an attempt to increase entrepreneurship developing out of the campuses and the ...

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University of Maryland campuses unveil plans for sports medicine center (access required)

As the signature part of the Cole Field House expansion project at the University of Maryland, College Park, the school is partnering with the University of Maryland, Baltimore to build the Center for Sports Medicine, Health and Human Performance. The ...

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UMD, UMB launch new effort to draw FBI to Md. (access required)

Officials from the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore are launching a new academy focusing on terrorism and counter-terrorism studies they hope will entice the FBI to relocate its headquarters to Greenbelt. Based at the College ...

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Md. House passes modified UM partnership bill (access required)

The Maryland House of Delegates approved legislation calling for stronger ties between two University of Maryland institutions Wednesday after a committee amended the bill to clarify that the two schools are not merging. The bill now has the blessing of ...

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Perman expands on worries about joining UMB and UMCP

University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman is worried about a legislative plan to unite — but not fully merge —his institution with the University of Maryland, College Park. The plan would build on an existing collaborative effort known ...

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After mistrial, caution but not alarm at campuses, hospitals (access required)

Baltimore’s universities and hospitals say they kept a close watch on events following the declaration of a mistrial Wednesday in the case of police Officer William Porter but saw no need for concern about safety since demonstrations remained peaceful. The ...

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