(TORONTO, Canada – June 28, 2016) – Prostate cancer researchers have discovered biomarkers using non-invasive liquid biopsies to identify aggressive disease before surgery.
The Minister of Science, Kirsty Duncan, today launched a $2 million initiative designed to accelerate the translation of research results into practical applications in healthcare for the benefit of Canadians. […]
Published in the Journal of Technologies in Society, and recently released to Postmedia, the study involved 12 researchers mainly from Western University but also from the University of Toronto, the University of British Columbia, peer-support group Can-Voice and the Canadian Mental Health Association. […]
“Investment in applied research partnerships that pair Ontario’s colleges with businesses and organizations enhance innovation and create the jobs of the future,” Cambrian College president Bill Best said in a release. […]
LONDON (Reuters) – Index Ventures, an early investor in technology hits like Skype and Dropbox, is spinning off its biotech portfolio into a new $1 billion (695 million pounds) business, with backing from drug giants GlaxoSmithKline GSK.L and Johnson & Johnson JNJ.N. […]