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Natures Crops among path-breaking omega-3 suppliers cited for sustainable and regenerative practices

Emergence client Natures Crops International was recently featured in VitaFoods Insights white paper titled “Sustainable supply chain — protecting planet, people & profits”. In 2020 nearly half (48%) of all consumers are now factoring in environmental sustainability in their purchasing choices. … Continue reading

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Forestry-derived products company SynerTek latest to join Emergence

Nova Scotia-based SynerTek is the latest bioscience company to join Emergence, Canada’s Bioscience Business Incubator. A growth-stage company currently developing forestry-derived products, SynerTek joins a cohort of 58 clients currently in the incubator program.  SynerTek delivers products using wood biomass, both … Continue reading

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Human and animal health vaccine and biotherapeutic developer Pegasus Biotech latest to join Emergence

Contract research organization Pegasus Biotech Inc. is the latest bioscience company to join Emergence, Canada’s Bioscience Business Incubator. Founded in 2019, Pegasus Biotech is currently developing vaccines and biotherapeutics for the human animal health sector and joins a cohort of … Continue reading

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Bioscience company uses technology as a platform for pain measurement

Emergence client BioTraceIT is a company that has developed a platform for detecting and monitoring pain in people and animals. The company’s hardware device uses skin sensors to detect biosignals related to disease and pain. Software produced by the company gathers, … Continue reading

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Comfort builds confidence with Au Naturel Solutions

For breast cancer survivor Simonne Cormier, her road to recovery led to an innovative idea that would have a lasting impact. Diagnosed suddenly in 2016, she faced two significant challenges relating to her post-treatment circumstance: finding a breast prothesis made from … Continue reading

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AffinityImmuno Inc. named as one of eight semi-finalists to present at the virtual BioInnovation Challenge pitch event

Emergence client AffinityImmuno Inc. has been named as one of eight semi-finalists to compete in the 10th annual BioInnovation Challenge (BIC), BioNova’s regional health and life sciences business competition, which will be held virtually on November 3rd and 4th during … Continue reading

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CATC acquires research facility

Emergence client Center for Aquaculture Technologies (CAT) has finalized a deal with Elanco Animal Health Incorporated to acquire a 46,000 square foot aquatic animal research facility in Victoria, Prince Edward Island. The acquisition, which includes expansive, purpose-built, wet and dry … Continue reading

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Because Animals wins Innovation Prize at Global Pet Expo

Emergent client Because Animals had a big win at Global Pet Expo. They were awarded the grand award of the 2020 Purina Pet Care Innovation Prize for their cultured meat technology. As a grand prize winner, Because Animals will receive … Continue reading

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SomaDetect nominated for 2019 Manning Innovation Awards

Emergence client SomaDetect has been nominated for the 2019 Manning Innovation Awards. The Manning Awards showcases Canada’s leading innovative thinkers and leaders. SomaDetect is an in-line sensor that measures every critical indicator of dairy quality (fat, protein, somatic cell counts, … Continue reading

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