49th Maine Biological and Medical Science Symposium

Over 170 students, postdoctoral fellows, and scientists are registered to attend what is believed to be the oldest and largest gathering of life science practitioners in the state. The event features scientists from the MDI Biological Laboratory, The Jackson Laboratory, The Roux Institute, IDEXX and Maine’s academic institutions. The 49th annual Maine Biological and Medical […]

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First Maine IDeA Meeting

The first Maine IDeA Meeting was organized by INBRE Director Dr. James Coffman and took place on August 13 via zoom. The PIs from the COBREs at the University of New England (UNE), Maine Medical Center Research Institute (MMCRI), and the MDI Biological Laboratory (MDIBL); the Northern New England Clinical & Translational Research (NNE-CTR) at MMCRI […]

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Online NCBI Workshops in September

Online NCBI Bioinformatics WorkshopsSept. 22nd, 23rd, 29th and 30th The Maine INBRE Bioinformatics Core and Maine Genomics Research Collaborative is co-hosting a series of these four online NCBI Workshops: 1. An Update on NCBI BLAST and Other Sequence Analysis Tools – Tues., Sept. 22nd from 2-5pm.2. NCBI Resources for Animal and Plant Genomics Research – […]

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Staples Lectureship at UMaine: Dr. David Bartel (MIT), November 15-16, 2018

Staples Lectureship at UMaine: Dr. David Bartel (MIT), November 15-16, 2018 Molecular and Biomedical Sciences @ UMaine will be hosting Dr. David Bartel Whitehead Institute Professor of Biology, MIT Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute National Academy of Sciences (2011) for a Staples Lectureship (2 research seminars and 1 public lecture) From Dr. Bartel’s website: “We […]

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NISBRE Scheduled for June 24-26, 2018 in Washington, DC

The 7th Biennial National IDeA Symposium of Biomedical Research Excellence (NISBRE) is now open for registration. The NISBRE is a national scientific meeting to showcase the scientific and training accomplishments of the IDeA program of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). The IDeA program develops scientific centers of excellence and trains biomedical scientists […]

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Summer Student Symposium at MDI Biological Laboratory – August 8, 2017

The MDI Biological Laboratory Summer Student Symposium showcases summer student fellows’ research. The symposium is designed to bring student researchers across our various laboratories together to present their research through interactive presentations and posters.  Space is limited and registration is required. Registration will open in July. […]

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External Advisory Committee Annual Meeting – August 16, 2017

The annual Maine INBRE External Advisory Committee meeting for all project leaders will be held on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 8am-5pm, just prior to the start of the 2017 Northeast Regional IDeA Conference (NERIC). EAC Meeting Venue: Davis Center on the campus of the University of Vermont. Agenda and more details will be published soon. NERIC Venue: Sheraton […]

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44th Annual Maine Biological and Biomedical Sciences Symposium (MBMSS) on April 28-29, 2017

The 44th Annual Maine Biological and Biomedical Sciences Symposium (MBMSS) is a state-wide gathering of scientists and students—an opportunity to share research results, exchange ideas, promote collaboration, and network with Maine scientists in a variety of disciplines. Register and/or submit abstracts on the MBMSS conference website. Keynote Speaker: Martin Pera, Ph.D., Professor, The Jackson Laboratory Abstract submission […]

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