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GlycoNet, along with partner institutions, recently awarded more than $3.5M in grants to fund exploratory research in the area of glycomics to benefit human health.
Specializing in boxes, cartons and paper packaging, Inkubate Packaging hope to capitalize on their experience in the hemp industry, with the new marijuana industry.
Two U of A professors receive a one year research grant to study 'sugars in biology' which may unlock clues about Alzheimer's, a disease that affects more than 25,000 Canadians, annually.
KMT Hepatech, Inc., a part of PhoenixBio group, announced plans to expand staff and operations by providing services with PXB-Mouse® and starting the production of the PXB-Cells® – hepatocytes isolated from cDNA-uPA/SCID mice with highly humanized liver.
New biotech spinoff with roots in a GlycoNet project is planning to capitalize on the discovery of a novel cancer-specific sugar to develop new diagnostic tools and drugs for prostate cancer.
a new initiative to increase job-readiness of post-secondary STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) and business students across Canada.
The Canada-Alberta Job Grant (CAJG) is a funding program where employers and government share the cost of training new and existing employees to increase their knowledge and skills to meet the needs of Alberta’s changing economy.