QIAGEN Acquires Majority Stake in Enzymes Provider BLIRT S.A.

QIAGEN Acquires Majority Stake in Enzymes Provider BLIRT S.A.

HILDEN, Germany & GERMANTOWN, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–QIAGEN N.V. (NYSE: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) announced today that it has signed agreements to acquire a 96% majority ownership stake in BLIRT SA (Polish Stock Exchange: BLR), a manufacturer of recombinant enzymes for the life science industry based in Gdansk, Poland.  ...  Read more

Stonebridge Selects Transwestern to Lease EvolutionLabs at Washingtonian

Stonebridge Selects Transwestern to Lease EvolutionLabs at Washingtonian

Stonebridge announced today that it has selected Transwestern to lease its first purpose-built lab development – EvolutionLabs at Washingtonian – a two-building, 250,000-square foot-project at 9713 Washington Boulevard. The first 150,000-square-foot, six-story building will break ground this fall and be ready for tenant construction in winter 2024. The second 100,000-square-foot building is expected to start construction in 2024. The Washingtonian project is a joint venture between Stonebridge and Principal Real Estate Investors. ...  Read more

Apply for MIPS funding to accelerate your technology-based product development

Apply for MIPS funding to accelerate your technology-based product development

The Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) program provides funding for university research projects that help companies develop new technology products. With MIPS matching funds, companies can leverage the facilities, resources, and expertise within Maryland’s public universities to create new products and opportunities. ...  Read more

DataBridge Sites Spring Open House – May 19, 2022

DataBridge Sites Spring Open House – May 19, 2022

DataBridge welcomes you to attend our Spring Open House Event at MD’s largest and most secure data center.   Take a tour, learn about our cloud offerings, network with decision makers in various fields, interact with interesting and cutting-end vendors showcasing their services, and listen to presentations while enjoying some delicious food and beverages. ...  Read more

TECNA Report: Tech Workforce Trends

TECNA Report: Tech Workforce Trends

WASHINGTONMay 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Technology Councils of North America (TECNA) today released a groundbreaking report titled, “Tech Workforce Trends: The Migration of Tech Jobs Since The Pandemic,” showcasing the migration of tech workers throughout the United States. The report highlights that while traditional tech hubs continue to drive jobs, hundreds of thousands of tech roles are being created in surprising places. Additionally, the report looked at regions making the most progress on closing the tech talent gender gap with GeorgiaMaryland, and North Carolina leading the way among the 25 states with the highest growth rates of tech worker profiles. ...  Read more

Cartesian Therapeutics to Present Late-Breaking Data from Phase 1/2a Trial of RNA CAR T-cell Therapy in Patients with Generalized Myasthenia Gravis

Cartesian Therapeutics to Present Late-Breaking Data from Phase 1/2a Trial of RNA CAR T-cell Therapy in Patients with Generalized Myasthenia Gravis

GAITHERSBURG, Md.May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Cartesian Therapeutics, a fully integrated clinical-stage biotechnology company pioneering RNA cell therapy in and beyond oncology, will present late-breaking interim data from its Phase 1/2a clinical trial of Descartes-08 in patients with generalized Myasthenia Gravis (MG) today at the 14th Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) International Conference on Myasthenia and Related Disorders.  The conference is in Miami, May 10–12, 2022. ...  Read more