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Charlottetown Rural student selected for national program

October 3, 2019
Abby Chapman with classmates at a Shad Canada program at the University of British Columbia (photo from Shad UBC)

Every year, enterprising grade-10 and grade-11 students are chosen for spots in Shad Canada’s esteemed programs at 19 universities across the country. There, the students spend July taking…

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Premier King acknowledges Global Biotech Week

October 1, 2019
Dr. Russ Kerr and PEI's Premier King usher in Global Biotech Week 2019

Life-saving medicines, animal health products, green chemistry, renewable energy, feeding the planet: bioscience and biotechnology have established their place in addressing the big challenges of our society. Since…

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BioVectra sold to H.I.G. Capital for $250 million

September 10, 2019

Pharmaceutical company Mallinckrodt plc today announced that it has sold Charlottetown-based BioVectra to international private equity firm H.I.G. Capital for $250 million USD. “We are very excited to…

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MicroSintesis announces $16.4M investment

June 28, 2019
MicroSintesis CEO Hannah McIver with PEI BioAlliance Executive Director Rory Francis, during VetHealth Global 2019 at the PEI Convention Centre, Delta Prince Edward. Photo credit: Berni Wood

Hannah McIver, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Charlottetown-based MicroSintesis, announced Wednesday that her company has received a $16.4-million minority investment from Northern Private Capital, a Toronto firm…

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International Vet Health Businesses Converge in Charlottetown

June 24, 2019
VetHealth Global 2019 logo

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island (June 24, 2019) – For the next three days, industry leaders in veterinary health and nutrition will meet in Charlottetown for the seventh biennial…

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PEI BioAlliance hosts 15th Annual General Meeting

June 13, 2019

During its 2019 Annual General Meeting yesterday, the Prince Edward Island BioAlliance confirmed new and returning executives and members of its Board of Directors. This Annual General Meeting…

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