Author Archives: PEIBioAlliance

Latest Job Postings in the Emergence Community

Here is a summary of the latest career opportunities with Emergence Community clients: Animal Ethics is hiring a Welfare Biology Research and Outreach Coordinator –  click here. Bactana is hiring a Laboratory Technician (Connecticut) and Senior Microbiology Director (PEI) – click … Continue reading

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Natural Products Canada launches Proof of Concept Program

Emergence Partner Natural Products Canada’s new Proof of Concept Program (POC Program) addresses a consistent gap within the Canadian natural product ecosystem; funding to validate commercial applications of natural products or technologies. “Our network has been telling us that proof … Continue reading

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Natural Products Canada launches new Executive Talent Program

Emergence Partner Natural Products Canada recently launched a new Executive Talent program to help high potential Canadian SMEs get their innovative natural products to market. An interview is featured on NPC’s site where they spoke to NPC’s new Program Director, … Continue reading

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MicroSintesis Announces $16.4M Investment to Fund International Expansion and Material R&D Pipeline

Emergence client MicroSintesis, a life science company focused on developing proprietary microbiome therapies, announced at VetHealth Global 2019 the closure of a $16.4 million minority investment from Toronto-based  Northern Private Capital (NPC), an investment vehicle of CFFI Ventures, a company controlled by … Continue reading

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Deadline for BioNova’s BioInnovation Challenge – Aug. 9th

BioNova’s BioInnovation Challenge (BIC) gives early-stage Health and Life Sciences companies from Atlantic Canada a chance to compete for $25,000 in seed funding and a $30,000 advisory services package to develop their business idea during BioPort 2019 on November 5 & … Continue reading

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Bactana seeking a Senior Microbiology Director

Bactana is a socially impactful company formed as a spin-off from Cornell University and currently part of the PEI Emergence Bioscience program. Bactana has patented the use of a select group of anaerobic bacteria strains that have demonstrated multiple health … Continue reading

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Advanced Extraction Systems Nears Completion on a State of the Art Innovation Center

Emergence Client Advanced Extraction Systems will soon have a new manufacturing, R&D and testing facility. David Campbell, Co-Founder and COO of AESI states, “In order to meet increasing production demand, we are pleased to announce that our new state of … Continue reading

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Torigen CEO wins 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Emergence client Torigen Pharmaceuticals Inc., a startup in companion animal immuno-oncology, announces its founder and chief executive officer, Ashley Kalinauskas, has been honored as the 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year in the Scalable Venture category (under $1 million in sales) … Continue reading

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What Emergence Clients are Hiring?

Here is a summary of the Emergence clients advertising job opportunities this week: Dosecann has 10 positions Torigen has three positions FIGR has five positions BioTraceIT has two positions Dalriada has five positions Chinova Bioworks has two positions Bactana has … Continue reading

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Chinova Bioworks will participate in Sephora’s Accelerator in May

Chinova Bioworks was selected to join 2019 Sephora Accelerate which builds a community of innovative female founders in beauty. Sephora’s site offers some background on the program: Even in the beauty industry, where most customers are women, female founders are … Continue reading

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