TR Talks is hosted by the University of Toronto's Translational Research Program (TRP) and is intended to provoke discussion and community building. The next talk will be October 30th on the topic of "Pathways to Market: Post clinical trials."
Through the partnership, Stryker's will offer Synaptive’s BrightMatter™ Plan software, which automatically generates high-fidelity, dynamic, whole-brain tractography.
ManagingLife's CEO Tahir Janmohamed discussed recent partnerships and plans for the future in an article titled, "Biomedical Zone gives startups place to validate in clinical settings."
The Synapse Life Science Competition is designed to help move innovative life science products and services out of the lab and into the market. The top-ranked teams will deliver a business pitch, competing for up to $60,000 in cash and in-kind prizes.
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded jointly to Canadian Donna Strickland and co-laureate Gérard Mourou, whose research paved the way towards the shortest and most intense laser pulses created by humankind. Dr. Strickland is an associate professor at the University of Waterloo, and is one of three women to receive the Nobel Prize in Physics.
The Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), led by Baycrest, has announced support for the development and validation testing of 31 new innovations in aging and brain healthcare, resulting in a total of $1.4 M in support through CABHI’s Spark program.
Vasomune Therapeutics, a leading biotechnology company developing therapeutics targeting vascular dysfunction and inflammation, announced that Douglas A. Hamilton has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the company.
Syng Pharmaceuticals is working with the Impact Centre to develop a new non-invasive diagnostic test for endometriosis, an immunologic condition affecting one in ten women.
The University of Waterloo announced a 4-year, $400,000 partnership with Manulife Financial to support artificial intelligence research in disability claim prediction as well as fraud detection and natural language comprehension in customer service.