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Precision BioLogic Presents New Approach to Standardize and Improve Inhibitor Testing for People with Hemophilia A

See original release New data highlights promising performance of a new kit for use in a modified Nijmegen-Bethesda Assay For ...
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ENTREVESTOR: A Call for Better Business Acumen

See original article here Written  by Darren Rowles , CEO of Sona Nanotech Having been a scientist for more than 15 ...
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Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 1:16pm
Do you want to join an ambitious, entrepreneurial #LifeSciences company? @SONANanotech are hiring a Business Development Manager. https://t.co/iC7nrR0RCz Apply today! #NSJobs
Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at 1:37pm
Join us for #BioNovaBoost Monday, March 26th to learn more about the innovative bio-cluster in California https://t.co/4iSBaqKvNZ Register Now! #BizDevNS #LifeScience #AtlanticTradeGrowth https://t.co/KVUAyRzDQR BioNovaNS photo
Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 2:43pm
Join us for #BioNovaBoost Monday, March 26th to learn more about the innovative bio-cluster in California https://t.co/4iSBaqKvNZ Register Now! #BizDevNS #LifeScience #AtlanticTradeGrowth https://t.co/C3CgTj4fMD BioNovaNS photo
Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 1:29pm
Today Precision BioLogic announced collaboration with @Roche & @genentech to improve testing for people suffering with Hemophilia A https://t.co/1ymWqb1RQ0 Great things happening in Nova Scotia! #LifeScience #HemophiliaA @RocheCanada
Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 12:37pm
Solid State Pharma Inc. (SSPI) engages with pharmaceutical companies globally and they are hiring for various positions: Director - Technical & Scientist https://t.co/Y2rf1TiJOL Apply today! #NSJobs #LifeScience
Friday, March 9th, 2018 at 11:39am
Great things happening all around for @SONANanotech the branded lab-coats look great! https://t.co/QxdChCE6OX
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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.