Entos Pharmaceuticals Partners with Alberta Cell Therapy Manufacturing and the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute to Manufacture and Ready its COVID-19 DNA Vaccine for Clinical Trials

March 26, 2021 Fatema 0

Entos Pharmaceuticals (Entos), a biotechnology company developing genetic medicines with its Fusogenix nucleic acid delivery platform, is excited to work with Alberta Cell Therapy Manufacturing and The Ottawa Hospital’s Biotherapeutics Manufacturing Centre to manufacture and ready doses of Entos’ made-in-Canada Covigenix VAX-001 vaccine for upcoming clinical trials at the Canadian […]

Technology Alberta FIRST Jobs Program Update

March 26, 2021 Fatema 0

The End of March will see the completion of the 10-week journey that 55 Young Professionals have taken with over 50 Alberta entrepreneurial tech companies, through the part-time FIRST Jobs Program. These companies have stepped up to offer opportunities that will help retain talent in Alberta from across Alberta’s post-secondaries […]

Major investment from Shell helps U of A biofuel spinoff company build commercial-scale production plant

March 26, 2021 Fatema 0

Forge Hydrocarbons, a University of Alberta spinoff company producing renewable gasoline and diesel, has received a major investment from Shell Ventures to help build a $30-million, industrial-scale production plant. Forge uses technology developed by U of A scientist David Bressler that converts waste fats and oils into hydrocarbons used to produce biofuels. The […]