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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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Applications now Open: AMGEN BIONATION Regenerative Medicine Innovation Challenge 2020

The Business of Biotech is Calling. Regenerative medicine has the potential to heal or replace tissues and organs damaged by disease, trauma, or normalize congenital defects. The field of regenerative medicine encompasses numerous strategies, including the use of materials and … 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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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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SDTC Grants SomaDetect $3.9M

SomaDetect, a precision dairy technology company, and Sustainable Development Technology Canada announced a funding partnership to pilot SomaDetect’s technology, an automated, in-line sensor that provides dairy farmers with information from individual cows to help improve management decisions, milk quality, and … 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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CATC Announces Dr. Jason Cleaversmith is Joining their Team

Emergence client Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada (CATC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Jason Cleaversmith has accepted the position of Vice President leading the Health and Nutrition business unit and General Manager of Canadian Operations, effective January 1, 2020. … Continue reading

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Dr. Mark Redmond appointed Director of Incubation Services

The Prince Edward Island BioAlliance has announced the appointment of Dr. Mark Redmond as Director of Incubation Services for the Emergence Incubator. Mark will work to expand Emergence’s impact on new ventures, support entrepreneurs and cultivate strong networks across the … 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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