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Driving Our
Bio-Economy Forward


Distribution and Development Agreement Signed Between Sona Nanotech Inc and Expedeon

Read the original article here Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 11th, 2018 – Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) today announced the signing ...
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ENTREVESTOR: A Plan To Double NS Biotech by 2030

Read the original article here. BioNova, the association for Nova Scotia’s life sciences industry, has released its plan to at ...
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Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 at 11:01am
Thank you to our generous #BIC2018 sponsors for helping to accelerate early-stage Health and Life Sciences companies. See more of our #BioPort2018 sponsors here: https://t.co/VBzkwsZMUk https://t.co/XS1owGtJu9 BioNovaNS photo
Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 at 10:01am
We're thrilled to be partnering with @Eastlink as our Media Sponsor for #BioPort2018. Eastlink shares stories that bring communities together while delivering communications and video entertainment services to customers across Canada. https://t.co/0wOutoLNB3 https://t.co/Uox3HN2LMc BioNovaNS photo
Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 3:30pm
Dr. Beth Mason, CEO of @VerschurenCtr for Sustainability in Energy and the Environment will be speaking at #BioPort2018 as part of our panel discussing the natural product market potential. Learn more about Beth here: https://t.co/YcBjOVdryb https://t.co/zM9p99OEaS BioNovaNS photo
Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 9:30am
Atlantic Canada’s diverse and abundant resources offer tremendous economic opportunity in the natural products industry. Join us at #BioPort2018 as we identify emerging market opportunities and partnerships with industry experts. https://t.co/jOiFJI4K42 https://t.co/knGEbeve1Q BioNovaNS photo
Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 5:00pm
#BioPort2018's Kick-off Keynote speaker is Dr. Corinna Lathan, whose cutting-edge work has lead her to be named MIT Technology Review Magazine’s ‘Top 100 World Innovators’. Register for BioPort here: https://t.co/nsQYi0LUtC https://t.co/9IuRxLwMiT BioNovaNS photo
Friday, October 19th, 2018 at 3:01pm
Dr. Bill Cheliak's company @PanagRx uses cannabinoid-based formulations to fight pain and inflammation. Dr. Cheliak will be speaking at #BioPort2018 on the value of medical #cannabis in the health market. Learn more about Dr. Cheliak here: https://t.co/a8ULYwcz2m https://t.co/dS30lS88tD BioNovaNS photo
  • 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.