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Health research award winners announced

The 9th annual Canadian Health Research Awards have been jointly presented by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Prix Galien Canada. Prix Galien made its awards to Dr Julio Montaner (Univ of British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS) for ongoing innovation in the development and delivery of HIV treatment, and Janssen-Ortho for a…

MDS Nordion invests in U of O imaging centre

MDS Nordion is investing $2.2 million in a Molecular Imaging Centre of Excellence at the Univ of Ottawa Heart Institute. Slated to open later this year, the Centre will see the two organizations collaborate on joint cardiology research. The Centre will also be made available to large pharmaceutical organizations requiring molecular imaging technology to accelerate…

SYNERGY AWARDS ANNOUNCED AT INNOVATION 2000

The winners of the Synergy Awards for University-Industry Partnerships have been announced. Jointly sponsored by the Conference Board of Canada and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, they are: APT Power Technologies and Univ of Manitoba; World Heart Corp and Univ of Ottawa Heart Institute; Semex Alliance and Univ of Laval; MDS Sciex and…