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  • A Look at IBM’s Award-Winning New Brunswick Research Institute

    The IBM Centre for Advanced Studies – Atlantic (CAS Atlantic) is a research-based institution designed to promote collaborative research between IBM and the University of New Brunswick (UNB). At this past fall’s CASCON, IBM’s annual industrial and academic conference, UNB was the only university to be recognized for excellence in three categories. PhD candidate Bing Yang

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  • A Look at Bioscience Innovation in New Brunswick

    Université de Moncton (UdeM) professor Dr. Marc Surette serves as the New Brunswick Innovation Research Chair in Biosciences. His research on omega-3 fatty acids has recently led to the commercialization of a new nutritional oil, one whose omega-3s are sourced from plants rather than fish. “We wanted to find a plant source of omega-3s, one that more

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  • The Hotspot Where Entrepreneurs Can Be Bold & Take Risks

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    There is a place in eastern Canada, strategically located, where entrepreneurs and R&D experts are working away, under the radar, making significant strides. Some of that work is groundbreaking and its results will have the capacity to change people’s lives. One great example is the Atlantic Cancer Research Institute (ACRI), located in Moncton, New Brunswick. Opportunities

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  • What You Need to Know About the World Leader in Biomedical Engineering

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    Conversations about cutting edge research and development and the province of New Brunswick are certainly not mutually exclusive, quite the contrary. Visit the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME) at the University of New Brunswick and you will quickly see that New Brunswick is a world leader in biomedical engineering, and that the province’s cluster is only getting stronger.

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  • R&D by the Sea: New Brunswick’s Aquatic Biosciences Sector

    The Huntsman Marine Science Centre in St. Andrews, New Brunswick was established in 1969 by a consortium of universities, government departments, and private sector interests. A non-profit organization, the Huntsman was designed as a destination for researchers, students, and the public. Its educational offerings have engaged over 35,000 students ranging from the elementary-aged to university graduate level.

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  • How New Brunswick is Linking Science and Industry

    The Biorefinery Technology Scale-Up Centre (BTSC), located on the Grand Falls site of the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick’s (CCNB) Edmundston campus, supports industry in its bioproduct promotion efforts. The centre’s activities focus on two branches of fermentation technology and chemical analysis. The first sees the BTSC team working with fermentation and other bioprocesses for industrial-grade

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  • Meet the Startup Looking to Make Its Mark in Biotechnology

    Mycodev Group is a biotechnology company focused on bringing to market a versatile pharmaceutical ingredient called chitosan. CTO David Brown says his company takes a novel approach to producing its chitosan — it comes entirely from fungus. Similar to how beer is brewed, Mycodev grows large amounts of fungus via a submerged fermentation process. From there they

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  • New Brunswick Export Award Winners: Smart Skin

    The New Brunswick Export Awards recognizes outstanding export performance by NB-based companies in the international marketplace. The Awards aim to celebrate the business savvy, entrepreneurial spirit, and innovation of businesses located in the province that have achieved either recent and/or ongoing success in developing new markets. This was a record-breaking year for submissions with a total of 30

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  • New Brunswick Export Award Winners: ADI Systems

    The New Brunswick Export Awards recognizes outstanding export performance by NB-based companies in the international marketplace. The Awards aim to celebrate the business savvy, entrepreneurial spirit, and innovation of businesses located in the province that have achieved either recent and/or ongoing success in developing new markets. This was a record-breaking year for submissions with a total

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