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Gasoline prices slide even lower in Mass.

Prices at the pump tumbled to an average of $1.77 a gallon on Monday, according to AAA Northeast.

Under fire for rising drug costs, biotech group launches ad

The ad, which will air nationally, highlights the importance of biomedical research.

FDA delays decision on Sarepta’s experimental Duchenne treatment

The agency is now scheduled to make a decision by May 26.

US stocks drop following steep slides in Europe

The Dow Jones industrial average fell nearly 300 points by early Monday afternoon.

Epizyme cancer treatment wins orphan drug status

The coveted designation from the FDA makes the Cambridge-based company eligible for incentives such as tax credits for clinical testing.

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General Electric’s LED lighting is among the divisions — in addition to energy storage, electric-car charging, and solar power — that are now under one corporate umbrella called Current.

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GE’s new Current division warms up to Boston’s clean-tech community

Current aims to use high-tech solutions to help customers rein in their electric bills.

// Jobcase targets blue-collar workers left out of LinkedIn

The Cambridge company is trying to become the networking site for a large but overlooked segment of the labor market.

// Office building may replace South End garage

Developers filed preliminary plans to put a 216,000-square-foot office building on the site of a parking garage at 321 Harrison Ave.

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// An expanding universe of space apps

While becoming an astronaut is out of reach for most of us, there are plenty of apps that can take your mind on a journey to the final frontier.