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Lomas helps globalize ocean observation

Senior Research Scientist Mike Lomas and Director of NCMA was a guest lecturer at the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence on the German island of Helgoland in April. The program provides world-class education and training in observational oceanography to emerging and developing countries.

Apr 14, 2014 | Read More »

FDA certifies BAS for first-in-nation shellfish toxin protocol

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has certified the Bigelow Analytical Services (BAS) facility as the first in the nation to offer a new protocol to test for paralytic shellfish toxins in the state’s shellfish population. Other coastal states are expected to follow Maine’s lead in implementing this new protocol.

Apr 3, 2014 | Read More »