Category Archives: Clients

Six New Companies have Joined Emergence

Emergence is pleased to welcome six new companies to the Emergence community: Atlantic Sea Cucumber– They process wild cucumber caught from coastal waters of Nova Scotia – website CNS Contract Research– They offer unique animal models that more accurately reflect the progression … Continue reading

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Emergence Client Job Postings

Emergence client companies are advertising the following career opportunities: Dosecann: Director of Finance, Project Engineer, QC Chemist, Product Developer – Food Scientist, Lead Extraction Technician, Extraction Technician, Packaging Technician, Procurement & Inventory Lead, Lead Technician – Vape, Chocolates, Capsules – … Continue reading

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Three Emergence Clients Semi-Finalists in BioInnovation Challenge

Three Emergence clients are semi-finalists in the BioInnovation Challenge that will be hosted by BioNova at BioPort 2019, Nov. 5-6, at Pier 21 in Halifax. AffinityImmuno, Dr. A.K. Gordon and FieldEtect will be among eight semi-finalists vying to win $25,000 in … Continue reading

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SomaDetect raises USD$2M in Seed Investment and Plans Data Collection Expansion

Emergence Client SomaDetect, a milk quality and dairy data company, have completed their USD$2M seed funding round with investments from New Brunswick Innovation Foundation (NBIF), the Western New York Impact Investment Fund (WNYIIF), and New York Ventures. The investment follows previous … Continue reading

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Halibut PEI receives $1M in funding to boost Innovation and Productivity

Emergence client Halibut PEI in Victoria, PEI, has received $1M through the Atlantic Fisheries Fund. This funding will help them establish a reliable supply chain to support the development of a viable halibut aquaculture industry. The project funding will support research … Continue reading

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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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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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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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