Worcester Telegram & Gazette
February 4, 2009
GARDNER — New England Peptide LLC has agreed to provide internships and training for students enrolled in Mount Wachusett Community College’s biotechnology and biomanufacturing programs, the company reported yesterday.
New England Peptide, a privately held company that produces small proteins and antibodies for vaccine and drug researchers, said in a news release that the collaboration with the college aims to help more students prepare for jobs in the life sciences. The college’s program has 80 students in associate degree and certificate programs, and most classes take place at the college’s campus at Devens.