TEC Edmonton Health Accelerator Summit

TEC Edmonton invites you to join us on September 21st for this annual event for entrepreneurs and innovators in the health/life sciences space. Hosted by TEC Edmonton's Health Accelerator program, the TEC Health Accelerator Summit will be held in conjunction with the Banff Venture Forum (September 22-23), also being held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel.

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Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. Partners with TEC Edmonton in support of the TEC Health Accelerator

June 30, 2016 – Edmonton, AB – The Canadian headquarters of the globally-operated pharmaceutical company, Boehringer Ingelheim has joined business incubator TEC Edmonton’s group of industry partners to deliver advanced services and resources to Alberta entrepreneurs through the TEC Health Accelerator program.

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

By |June 30th, 2016|TEC Company News|0 Comments

Edmonton Organ Transplant Company Tevosol Secures Financing

EDMONTON, AB–(Marketwired – June 29, 2016) – Medical device company Tevosol is one step closer to improving the lives of patients awaiting organ transplants after securing $2 million in financing. This TEC Edmonton client and University of Alberta spinoff company has designed a medical device that keeps critical organs such as hearts and lungs viable […]

By |June 29th, 2016|TEC Clients, TEC Company News|0 Comments

MTI Signs Multi-Million Dollar Licensing Agreement

There were fist bumps and high-fives around Metabolomic Technologies Inc’s (MTI) office, and by early May, 2016, all was official and announced.

MTI had made its first major sale. The long-time TEC Edmonton client has signed a multi-million-dollar licensing and distribution agreement with Pennsylvania-based Atlantic Diagnostic Laboratories (ADL).

ADL will be selling MTI’s PolypDx™ diagnostic test to […]

By |June 16th, 2016|TEC Clients|0 Comments

Lunch & Learn: Evidence Frameworks and Technology Adoption Decisions in the Health System

The presentation will cover evidence frameworks used to inform technology adoption decisions in the Canadian health system while also presenting methods for conducting economic evaluations and criteria for determining whether a technology is cost effective.

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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

RespireRx Pharmaceuticals Inc., the University of Alberta and the University of Florida Provide Update on Collaborative Research Activities

Use of Ampakines as a Novel Therapy for Overcoming Central Respiratory Depression

Glen Rock, N.J., April 1, 2016/Globe Newswire – RespireRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB: RSPI) (“RespireRx” or the “Company”), a leader in the development of medicines for respiratory disorders, including sleep apneas and drug-induced respiratory depression, is providing an update on the Company’s collaborative research and […]

By |April 1st, 2016|TEC Clients, Technology Management|0 Comments

Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Tracer 18F-FAZA: A useful companion diagnostic in several hypoxic tumors

Medical imaging based on positron emission tomography (PET) is a key element of modern patient care in oncology.  PET requires the administration of a radionuclide-containing imaging agent to the patient.  Such imaging agents are prepared in the radiopharmacies of medical imaging centres from reagent kits that are used in combination with automated synthetic units.

Recently, researchers […]

By |March 15th, 2016|Innovation Community, Technology Management|0 Comments

Preparing for Partnering at Trade Shows and Conferences

Companies and researchers are offered many opportunities to meet with industry, associations and government, such as academic meetings, trade shows and partnering conferences. With limited travel dollars and so many meeting opportunities, many are often challenged to make the most of their resources. On March 9th, please join the panel below and get their perspectives on how to make the most out of large international conferences like BIO and MEDICA.

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TEC Edmonton and DynaLife Dx Partner to Support New Edmonton Health Companies

Edmonton, AB – January 21, 2016 – DynaLIFE Dx and TEC Edmonton are pleased to announce a two-year partnership designed to encourage the growth of new, innovative Edmonton companies, especially in the health sector.DynaLIFE Dx will be sponsoring a new health-company stream in the annual TEC VenturePrize Business Plan Competition.  All participating health-based start-ups will have […]

By |January 21st, 2016|Partnerships, TEC Company News|0 Comments