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News Release: Immunovaccine Announces Additional Positive Topline Results from Phase 1/1b Clinical Trial Program with DPX-Survivac in Ovarian Cancer

See original news release here  Halifax, Nova Scotia; August 25, 2016 – Immunovaccine Inc. (TSX: IMV; OTCQX: IMMVF), a ...
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Nova Scotia launches new system to deliver health test results via smartphone

See original post in Chronicle Herald HALIFAX — A new online portal that will deliver medical test results to Nova Scotians ...
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Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at 4:11pm
member @Immunovaccine announced additional positive topline results fr. Phase1/1b w/ #DPX-Survivac in #OvarianCancer https://t.co/m5md08cHmm
Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at 3:05pm
We have partnered with @ExportDevCanada to host a session, Demystifying the US #Lifesciences market https://t.co/DiulOx2oe2 register now!
Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at 1:09pm
RT @Immunovaccine: $IMV Announces Additional Positive Topline Results from #Phase 1/1b with #DPX-Survivac in #OvarianCancer https://t.co/y1…
Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 at 4:02pm
Calling rural entrepreneurs trying to get their products to market - join us at From Field &
Forest! https://t.co/BuhofTSZMA #FFF2016 #NFTP
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    Pharmaceuticals & Vaccines

    The Pharmaceutical and Vaccines area includes companies and researchers who work to develop ways to treat a host of illnesses. From a vaccine for cancer to a new class of anti-infectives to topical treatments for pain, Nova Scotians are working on the forefront of drug discovery and development.

  • medicaltech

    Medical Technologies

    The Medical Technologies area develops products used in the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions. Innovations range from sophisticated neuro-imaging technologies, to a pessary used to treat urinary incontinence, to a robust line of diagnostic tests that address some of today’s greatest health care challenges.

  • digitalhealth

    Digital Health

    The Digital Health area uses information technology to provide health care services and information either in an institutional setting or over distances. Products in this area range from bioinformatics, to computer generated simulations, to the gathering and transmission of critical information from paramedics to hospitals.

  • naturalhealth

    Natural Health Products & Functional Foods

    The Natural Health Products & Functional Foods area develops and produces nutritional supplements and food products which contribute to good health. Examples include milk or juice fortified with extra calcium, products rich in Omega-3 fatty acids,wild berry extracts and sports supplements.

  • bioproducts


    The BioProducts area members use biotechnology to transform natural resources into new products. Fuel from marine algae, agricultural growth enhancers from seaweed and cellulose-based chemicals are examples of work happening in this area.

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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.