OBIO is proud to announce its 2018 Capital Access Advisory Program (CAAP®) and the 11 high-potential health companies in this year’s cohort. Now in its sixth year, this year’s OBIO CAAP companies will work with OBIO and a vast network of expert advisors over the next year to achieve key goals and objectives which will position them for successful financing.
On May 10, 2018, Medical Device Playbook 2018 Toronto, co-hosted by Starfish Medical and OBIO, drew a standing-room only audience of 170 health science industry professionals, from company executives, to QA, regulatory and R&D engineering experts from start-ups, manufacturers, consultancies, regulatory and academic organizations.
On May 3, OBIO welcomed health science leaders, CEOs and the investment community to the tenth annual OBIO Leadership Event, also saw the launch of Use It or Lose It: Industry Solutions to Ontario's Commercialization Gap, OBIO's 2018 Industry Report.
The Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®) released its latest report, ‘Use It or Lose It: Industry Solutions to Ontario’s Commercialization Gap’, with recommendations from health science company executives on how to create the conditions for the growth of Ontario’s health science industry.
Proteocyte AI announced they have signed a partnership agreement to integrate Proscia’s technology with Straticyte™, a specific test for predicting the risk of progression to oral cancer.
Swift Medical, the world leader in enterprise-grade digital wound care management, has secured $11.6 million in funding
Canada’s premiere innovation and commercialization event for medical device professionals, co-hosted by Starfish Medical and OBIO, Medical Device Playbook 2018 is coming to the MaRS Discovery District on May 8, 2018.
Applications for the 2018 ONtrepreneurs Competition are now open. The Ontario Neurotech Entrepreneurs (ONtrepreneurs) Program catalyzes early stage entrepreneurs to commercialize brain-related technologies by accessing funding and support to launch or grow their neurotechnology ventures.
A panel of investor-judges has selected Ontario-based oncology researcher Soror Sharifpoor of Polumiros Inc. as the winner of the 2018 FACIT Falcons' Fortunes competition. The $50,000 award is intended to support further development of their innovative cancer research.
Adrenalease announced the launch of a Kickstarter campaign to back their wearable posture apparel line. Once the campaign ends, the clothing is set to produce and ship to all backers by August 2018.