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Posts Tagged: McMaster University

Ontario advancing nine medical research projects in cancer, heart disease and sleep apnea to market

Applications for next MSc PoP granting round being accepted until February 25, 2016 TORONTO (January 26, 2016) — Nine Ontario-based medical research projects built on great science with potential for significant economic impact are advancing a step closer to market entry thanks to funding from Ontario Centres of Excellence’s Medical Sciences Proof-of-Principle (MSc PoP) program. The projects range from cancer to heart disease to sleep apnea in children. Applications for the next MSc PoP granting round are open until March 4, 2016. To ... Read more

MaRS Innovation Staff Member Jackie Terry on Her Olympic Legacy

Olympians from all over the world are gathering today in London, England for the Opening Ceremony of the Games of the XXX Olympiad. For the thousands of athletes set to enter the stadium behind their countries’ flags, the Olympics represent the pinnacle of their athletic careers. But the two-week competition will also be the beginning of a legacy that continues throughout their lives, returning to touch them in ways both expected and surprising. Just ask Jackie Terry. Terry, MaRS Innovation’s program administrator for the Proof ... Read more

Encycle investigators receive CQDM investment

CQDM invests $1.5 million in two collaborative projects within the Québec/Ontario Life Sciences Corridor Toronto, December 6, 2011 —  The Québec Consortium for Drug Discovery (CQDM) is pleased to announce $1.5 million in funding for two joint Québec/Ontario research projects in biomedical research. The news was released today at the conference, Connecting Life Sciences Across the Ontario-Québec Corridor, which was held in Toronto. (more…) Read more