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Compugen Named as Finalist in Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner of the Year Awards

Compugen announced it has been selected as a finalist for Microsoft Corp.’s Partner of the Year Award in Information Worker Solutions, Office […]

High-tech Firms Take to the Track for Cancer Research

When it comes to the early detection of cancer, the boundaries between work and charity are blurred for the employees at GenoLogics […]

Canada’s Research Parks Join Forces to Create a Canadian Association

Meeting in Montreal for the 3rd annual conference of the Association of University Research Parks – Canada (AURP), about thirty representatives from […]

Governor Gregoire and Premier Campbell Sign Agreement on Climate Change

Governor Chris Gregoire and Premier Gordon Campbell today announced an agreement between British Columbia and Washington that sets out joint actions on […]

VITP Appoints new Manager, Business Development & Marketing

Av Hundle, a recent University of Victoria business grad, is the new Manager, Business Development and Marketing at UVic’s Vancouver Island Technology […]

Carmanah Technologies named ‘Company of the Year’ at TIA Awards

Known worldwide for its zero-energy solar powered LED lighting solutions, Victoria-based Carmanah Technologies walked away with the coveted Company of the Year […]

Biochemistry student discovers great things on work term

Biochemistry co-op student James Letts is an accomplished Métis student whose work terms with UVic’s Department of Biochemistry led to a number […]

Chemistry co-op grad heads to Montreal for permanent position

UVic graduate Matt Cooper (chemistry and economics) will be heading to Montreal this fall for a year-long research position with his most […]

Aspreva Announces Fast-Track Designation for Cellcept in Lupus Nephritis

Aspreva Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ASPV; TSX: ASV) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation […]

BC Research and Innovation Strategy Released

The Government of British Columbia has given the Ministry of Advanced Education provincial responsibility for research and innovation, recognizing the strong connection […]