Canadian Biotech Industry Recognizes Leading Companies
BIOTECanada announced the 2014 winners of the prestigious Gold Leaf Awards, recognizing biotechnology excellence in Canada. The awards honour companies and individuals who have made significant contributions to the growth of Canada’s biotech sector. The winning companies are symbolic of the
industry broadly and the opportunity biotech innovation represents.
Ceapro Inc., an Edmonton-based biotechnology company, has been recognized with the Gold Leaf award for "Emerging Agriculture." The Gold Leaf Awards will be presented during a ceremony at the BIO International Convention, in San Diego, CA on June 24.
Ceapro Inc. is involved in the development of proprietary extraction technology and the application of this technology to the production of extracts and “active ingredients” from oats and other renewable plant resources. Ceapro adds further value to its extracts by supporting their use in cosmeceutical, nutraceutical, and therapeutics products for humans and animals.