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Maine's bioscience industry employs nearly 6,200 in 225 business establishments across the state. Maine has a specialized employment concentration in drugs and pharmaceuticals, a sector which has also seen strong job growth since 2007, increasing by nearly 17 percent. The state is also highly concentrated in research, testing and medical labs. State inventors have been issued 243 bioscience-related patents since 2009. The focus of these patents have been in biochemistry, surgical and medical instruments, and drugs and pharmaceuticals.

Source: Battelle/BIO State Bioscience Jobs, Investments and Innovation 2014.

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