New Regional Venture Capital Fund Open for Business
High-potential companies in Atlantic Canada now have more access to the funds they need to grow and compete in the international marketplace thanks to a privately managed venture capital fund that is actively seeking investment opportunities throughout the Atlantic provinces.
Prime Minister Announces Support for 3 PEI Bio-based Companies Through AIF
May 14, 2013 - Prime Minister Stephen Harper was in Prince Edward Island today to announce support for three projects under the Atlantic Innovation Fund (AIF), which will promote jobs, growth and long-term prosperity. All three companies are part of the PEI Bioscience Cluster. Read the full story here
BioVectra Announces $3M Successful Funding in 2013 AIF Competition
May 14, 2013 - BioVectra Inc. announced today that it has received approval of its application under the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency’s Atlantic Innovation Funding Program (AIF) and as such will receive upwards to $3M in financial support for a program to develop sustained release injectable medications for major patient populations.
CNS-CRO Steps up Marketing Efforts
Neurodyn Inc. announced today its contract research subsidiary, CNS CRO Inc. has expanded its marketing efforts with an expanded website and the addition of a full time marketing position for the company. CNS CRO holds patent rights to proprietary models of ALS and Parkinson’s disease complex, and other neurological disease conditions.
Island Abbey Foods Ltd™ Develops World’s First Vitamins in Pure Dried Honey Form
Island Abbey has announced its new Honibe Honey Vitamins™ Product - the world’s first vitamins delivered in pure dried honey. This new product line will see Honibe expand its offerings in the natural health product (NHP) category.
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In Prince Edward Island, we have created a DYNAMIC
approach to building our BioScience economy. Our focus is Bioactive Compounds and natural product chemistry, with applications in human, animal and fish health and nutrition products.
The PEI BioAlliance connects the partners of the PEI Bioscience Cluster
. Together with our many partners, we work to promote, advocate and facilitate the growth of PEI’s BioTechnology sector.