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GE relocates corporate HQ to Boston

Monday, February 1, 2016

Global industrial giant General Electric (GE) is pulling up stakes in Connecticut and moving its headquarters to Boston. As a result, Massachusetts has vowed to fund a $5 million “digital foundry” to help GE connect with researchers and startup companies.

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U.S. research institutions collaborate to share, standardize neuroscience databases

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The Allen Institute for Brain Science based in Seattle, Wash., the California Institute of Technology, the New York University School of Medicine, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) in Massachusetts and the University of California, Berkeley are collaborating on a project aimed at making databases about the brain more useable and accessible for neuroscientists—a step seen as critical to accelerating the pace of discoveries about the brain in health and disease.

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