Category Archives: Clients

Dr. Gordon’s Bum Cream company chosen to join Accelerate Program

Dr. Gordon’s Bum Cream company has been chosen to participate in Praxis Spinal Cord Institute’s Praxis SCI Accelerate Program, a 12-week acceleration pilot program for health start-up companies with solutions that address care- and cure-related treatments and overall quality of life of individuals … Continue reading

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Fieldetect gets $355K to adapt technology to detect COVID-19

A research team led by the University of Prince Edward Island has been awarded a research grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to adapt a hand-held, portable technology to detect whether someone carries the coronavirus responsible for … Continue reading

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SomaDetect and Valley Agricultural Software Announce API Integration

SomaDetect, a precision dairy technology company, and Valley Agricultural Software (VAS), the world’s largest provider of dairy management software, announced today that VAS’s Software API will be integrated into SomaDetect’s data system. The integration of VAS’s API with the SomaDetect … Continue reading

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How to take Advantage of MaRS Intelligence Service

Emergence offers an expanded Market Intelligence Service (MIS) to clients of our incubation program. MIS is a core pillar of support offered to clients of the Emergence program. It is designed to provide access to critical market intelligence to innovative bioscience and food companies in order to help move … Continue reading

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Emergence clients – Career Opportunities

Check out the latest career opportunities with our Emergence companies: Check out the latest career opportunities with our Emergence companies: Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada: Business Development Assistant   Dosecann: Production Planning Coordinator Quality Assurance Technician Process Engineer Maintenance Planner … Continue reading

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PhotoDynamic Secures $2.3M Investment

Closes $2.3M of Financing for Novel Oral Hygiene Technology and Becomes the First Ever Investment for the Newly Established AAO Innovation Fund PhotoDynamic, Inc. has secured investment funding from the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), completing a series of successful … Continue reading

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FIGR completes massive expansion at P.E.I. cannabis facility

Article reprinted from CBC PEI site – To view full article, click here. Take a video tour of expansion, click here.  An expansion of Figr’s production facility on P.E.I. is almost complete, officials say. The Island cannabis company has added … Continue reading

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Dosecann Finding Success Selling Cannabis Edibles

Reprinted from CBC Prince Edward Island Website – full article here. Take a tour of their facility here. Cannabis edibles hit the P.E.I. market on Dec. 18 and a Charlottetown company that produces them says staff have been racing to keep up … Continue reading

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Founder Dr. Ann Gordon wins $50,000 Spark Nova Scotia Award

Emergence client & founder Dr. Ann Gordon of Dr. Gordon’s Bum Cream recently won $50,000 Spark Nova Scotia Award. SPARK is a province-wide competition for early stage technology companies across Nova Scotia. Dr. Ann Gordon’s cream treats a painful skin … Continue reading

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Torigen Founder Ashley Kalinauskas makes Forbes List

Emergence client Torigen’s Founder Ashley Kalinauskas makes Forbes List “The 2020 Science – 30 under 30”. Kalinauskas’ company, Torigen Pharmaceuticals, has developed an affordable veterinary cancer treatment, VetiVax, and make it available commercially. The treatment is a personalized immunotherapy, where … Continue reading

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