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Monday, November 30, 2015

Pharmacy Assistant Professors Tejal Patel and Sherilyn Houle Receive Innovation Fund Grants

With the pharmacist scope of practice expanding across Canada, further research is increasingly important in assessing how pharmacists can best interact with their patients. 

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Velocity Science companies win $90K at Fall 2015 Velocity Fund Finals

Velocity Fund $5K winners (left to right) BioFlex Implant, Finuvo and Hash.

Velocity Science companies dominated the Fall 2015 Velocity Fund Final competition. Together, the four startups - Finuvo, Acorn Cyrotech, Sweat Free and Thalo - won $90K.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Catching up with Velocity Science company and previous VFF $25K winner, Arylla

Black Box Technologies at Spring 2015 Velocity Fund Final

Graham Thomas (left) and Perry Everett are two of Arylla's founders.

Four months ago at the Spring 2015 Velocity Fund Finals the Velocity Science company Black Box Technologies, now named Arylla, won $25K. 

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

New insights into protein structure could change the future of biomedicine

Professor Elizabeth Meiering

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have discovered a new way to create designer proteins that have the potential to transform biotechnology and personalized medicines.