Forge Hydrocarbons ramps up remarkable new biofuel technology

Lest anyone doubt the snail’s pace of “disruptive” technology, consider the progress of Forge Hydrocarbons Corp.

Forge is a made-in-Alberta textbook case of a new process marching towards money-making commercialization. The global alternative energy world is watching closely as Dr. David Bressler’s revolutionary biomass refining process, converting the dirtiest of cooking oils and animal fats to […]

By |May 31st, 2016|TEC Clients|0 Comments

Mitacs Internship Programs: Solutions for Canadian Industry

Amazing what a strategically targeted funding program can accomplish.

Mitacs’ internship programs in Canada are:

Providing research experience for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows (in all disciplines) at Canadian universities
Putting Canadian university expertise to work producing research and solutions for Canadian industry
Training highly educated students to work in the private sector
Sending Canadian students abroad to collaborate with […]

By |May 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Novel and Improved OFDM System

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The growing demand for high-speed wireless communications has prompted the development of higher performance technologies. A key technology that promises to deliver higher data capacity and greater spectral efficiency required by these communication systems is Orthogonal Frequency-Division Multiplexing (OFDM). OFDM is an enhanced technique that transmits information using multiple carriers that are compressed together in […]

TEC Edmonton’s Early Assistance Positioned Metabolomic Technologies Inc. to Secure Licensing and Distribution Agreement

EDMONTON, AB – May 5, 2016 – TEC Edmonton client and University of Alberta spinoff company Metabolomic Technologies Inc. (MTI) has signed a multi-million dollar licensing and distribution agreement with Atlantic Diagnostic Laboratories, LLC (ADL) for its flagship product, PolypDx™, a urine-based diagnostic test for detection of adenomatous polyps, the precursor to colorectal cancer.

Every year,  […]

By |May 5th, 2016|TEC Clients, University of Alberta|0 Comments

Inhalable Effervescent Doxorubicin Nanoparticles for Lung Cancer

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The respiratory tract is an effective administration route for drug delivery to the lung as well as an emerging delivery option for systemic therapeutics. University of Alberta and Alberta Cancer Board researchers have jointly developed a new type of dry-powder inhalable carrier particle with an active release mechanism to disperse therapeutics more effectively. Particle size […]

TEC Edmonton Partners with Sanofi to Accelerate Alberta Healthcare Companies

May 2, 2016 – Edmonton, AB – Business incubator TEC Edmonton has announced a strategic partnership with Sanofi Canada, a leading healthcare company, to provide new opportunities for Alberta healthcare professionals and researchers through its TEC Health Accelerator program.

Led by TEC Edmonton, in partnership with Innovate Calgary, the TEC Health Accelerator is an initiative designed […]

By |May 2nd, 2016|TEC Company News, TEC Health Accelerator|0 Comments