Author Archives: PEI BioAlliance

Emergence featured in “LifeSigns: Life Sciences Legal Trends in Canada”

“Structured around providing value-adding services to high-potential startup and scale-up ventures, wherever they are located in Canada, and providing a ‘soft landing’ for international bioscience ventures seeking to start-up or establish themselves in, or expand into, Canada, Emergence boasts a … Continue reading

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Emergence clients celebrate a record year of exits, acquisitions and investments

Clients of Emergence – Canada’s national bioscience business incubator – have celebrated a year of unprecedented exits, acquisitions and investments. In the period April 2017 to April 2018, four clients of our incubator attracted significant investment. Another three clients publicly announced the … Continue reading

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New Brunswick’s East Valley Ventures adds Emergence client, Stepscan, to its investment portfolio

Entrevestor reports that “Prince Edward Island biometrics company” and Emergence client,  Stepscan, has been successful raising investment from Saint John, New Brunswick-based angel investor group, East Valley Ventures. Stepscan, Entrevestor says, “has been quietly raising a round of funding with the end … Continue reading

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Emergence client Chinova Bioworks “fights food invaders, naturally”

In a recent “impact story”, MITACS writes of Emergence client, Fredericton, New Brunswick-based Chinova Bioworks, “a New Brunswick biotech start-up is working to keep your food fresh using a revolutionary compound made from an ingredient you might find in your … Continue reading

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Emergence client, Chinova Bioworks, is hiring…

Emergence client Chinova Bioworks is hiring… Chinova is actively seeking applications from qualified candidates for a Senior Process Control Engineer. Click here for full details! This newly-created position reports to the Chief Operating Officer. Chinova Bioworks offers competitive salaries and benefits. This position … Continue reading

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Nominations now open for Private Business Growth Award: Emergence Partner, Grant Thornton, sponsors

Emergence financial Partner, Grant Thornton, together with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, is inviting private businesses to step into the spotlight with the 2018 Private Business Growth Award. Now in its sixth year, this prestigious award is open to private … Continue reading

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Emergence client, Halifax’s Sona Nanotech, receives $500,000 from ACOA

Emergence client, Halifax, Nova Scotia-based Sona Nanotech, is to receive $500,000 in funding from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) to help it commercialize its products and services. The repayable investment was announced by Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth – Cole Harbour, on … Continue reading

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