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Sciences Community

Boosting Nova Scotia’s
Global Profile

Driving Our
Bio-Economy Forward


Huddle: Five Atlantic Canadian Startups Tackling Mental Health Issues

Read original article here Over the last several years, the topic of mental health has come to the forefront. What was once ...
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The Purpose Project: How Spring Loaded’s purpose is helping them grow

See original article here Spring Loaded's purpose Helping our customers overcome common mobility impairments, so they can live life to ...
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Thursday, September 20th, 2018 at 4:26pm
We're thrilled to announce @JeremieSaunders, host of @sickboypodcast as our Luncheon Keynote speaker on November 8th at #BioPort2018. Learn more about Jeremie here: https://t.co/yXkkBE60ZK https://t.co/fzwRUYyAVK BioNovaNS photo
Thursday, September 20th, 2018 at 11:47am
Join us on Oct 10 for the launch of #BioFuture2030 & hear why Nova Scotia's Health and Life Science Sector is one of our greatest economic opportunities. https://t.co/9UorhyHO9g #LeadingLifeScience https://t.co/SQ2UC41McP BioNovaNS photo
Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 4:53pm
Calling all early-stage ocean technology companies, @innovacorp is looking for you to join their incubation facility, Start-Up Yard @COVE_Ocean https://t.co/2BkOgXaKGo Applications will be accepted until October 5.
Thursday, September 13th, 2018 at 11:12am
Early stage venture capital organization @innovacorp is hiring a Program Coordinator. https://t.co/bpWohMKyOA Applications will be accepted until October 8. Apply today! #NSjobs #Hfxjobs https://t.co/I3dUS9tNhd BioNovaNS photo
Thursday, September 13th, 2018 at 9:52am
Pharmaceutical company Chelation Partners presented data on their non-antibiotic compound at the Kansas City Animal Health Investment Forum. Learn more here: https://t.co/ahUSck19Uh #LifeSciences #AnimalHealth
Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 at 1:02pm
3F Waste Recovery is one of our #BIC2018 Semi-finalists. They are turning waste problems in the fishery, farming and forestry industries into profitable solutions. Register for #BioPort2018 to see them pitch live! https://t.co/Mc4iap6NsE
  • Pharmaceuticals & Vaccines

    Innovative drugs and therapies for the treatment or prevention of disease.

  • Medical Technologies

    Used in the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions and include medical devices, diagnostic imaging, invitro diagnostics, therapeutic and assistive devices.

  • Digital Health

    The intersection of healthcare and technology resulting in technologies to support mobile health, wearables and implantables, remote patient monitoring, big data analytics to support self-directed healthcare and personalized medicine.

  • Natural Health Products

    Used to restore or maintain good health and are sourced from naturally occurring biological resources such as omega-3 fatty acids.

  • BioProducts

    High value products derived from biologically sourced materials (bioresources) such as biofuels, biomaterials, biochemicals, bioplastics and bioenergy that serve many commercial markets.

Our Acceleration Initiatives

BioNova aims to accelerate the innovation and productivity of businesses in Nova Scotia’s bioeconomy through our Projects, Programs, Services & Events with the support of our stakeholders and funding partners.