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CCRM in the News 2014

Ontario funds new regenerative medicine organization to speed commercialization. Re$earch Money, December 10, 2014.

New institute to study regenerative medicine. Lab Products News, Dec. 3, 2014. 

Government of Ontario, OSCI and CCRM launch new regenerative medicine institute. Biotechnology Focus, Nov. 28, 2014. 

L'Ontario soutient des travaux de recherche revolutionnaires sur les cellules souches. La gazette du Laboratoire, le 27 novembre, 2014. 

Ontario announces funding for stem cell institute. The Globe and Mail, Nov. 25, 2015

Historic $130-million gift to establish the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research. U of T Engineering News, Nov. 20, 2014. 

Super Cells exhibit and why we bother with public outreach. Knoepfler Lab Stem Cell Blog, Nov. 12, 2014. 

New stem cell action plan promises major leap forward in alleviating human suffering. Biotechnology Focus, Nov. 6, 2014. 

Ebola Watch: The Importance of Stopping Contamination. Laboratory Equipment, Nov. 6, 2014. 

Medical groups call for $1.5B stem cell investment. CTV News, Oct. 29, 2014. 

Coalition calls on Ottawa to commit $500M for stem cell research. The Globe and Mail, Oct. 29, 2014. 

Video: New push for stem cell research funding. Global News, Oct. 29, 2014. 

Medical groups call for major stem cell investment from public-private sector. Brandon Sun, Oct. 29, 2014. 

Ottawa hosts global leaders in stem cell and regenerative medicine research. Biotechnology Focus, Oct. 27, 2014. 

Canadian Stem Cell Experts Gather for Till-McCulloch 2014. Forbes, Oct. 27, 2014. 

Building Canada's Strengths: Regenerative Medicine - Canada's rise as an international powerhouse in stem cell research is no accident. 2014

Highlights from the Business of Regenerative Medicine Course. Biotechnology Focus, Oct/Nov 2014.

The ethics of using stem cells for enhancement., Oct. 14, 2014. 

Building a superhuman: Stem cell advances are leading to dangers and ethical problems few have considered. Calgary Herald, Oct. 5, 2014. 

Op-Ed: "Stem Cell Superheroes and the Limits of Our Biology" Special. Digital Journal, Oct. 4, 2014. 

Partnering to build the global regenmed industry. Regen Magazine 2014

Une nouvelle exposition sur les cellules souches au Musee de la nature et des sciences., Sept. 29, 2014. 

New compound developed for cord blood expansion. Lab Product News, Sept. 23, 2014. 

CCRM and RepliCel partner on development of cell therapies for tendon repair. Biotechnology Focus, Sept. 8, 2014. 

Cell Science Citizens: From the Petri Dish to the Clinic. The International Network for Knowledge about Wellbeing, Sept. 8, 2014.

Some academics worry if Canada's commitment to fund commercial research over basic science will backfire (podcast). "The Current" from CBC Radio, Sept. 5, 2014. 

CCRM uses ambr15 for Pluripotent Stem Cell Expansion and Differentiation Research. Lab Bulletin, August 21, 2014.

'De-risking' Stem Cell Therapy with Government Cash and Assistance. California Stem Cell Report blog, August 18, 2014. 

Therapies of the state. Nature Biotechnology, August 05, 2014.

Thirteen more companies join CCRM's industry consortium. Biotechnology Focus, July 25, 2014.

Cell Therapy Commercialization: Look for Headroom. BioteCanada Insights, Summer issue 2014.

BDC Capital Announces $500,000 Convertible Notes for Canadian Healthtech Startups. Now Digital Network, June 26, 2014.

New BDC-Backed Accel-Rx Health Sciences Accelerator Will Give Startups $500,000. BetaKit, June 25, 2014.

Culturing growth: How an idea from BC Cancer Agency grew into Canada's biggest stem cell business venture. The Vancouver Sun, June 21, 2014.

Canada, Australia to collaborate in stem cell research. Lab Product News, June 17, 2014.

The Real Deal on Stem Cell Therapies. Vancouver Magazine, June 17, 2014.

Panelists: Positives amid setbacks in cell therapy, regenerative medicine space. Bioworld Today, May 22, 2014.

The role of translational centers in regenerative medicine industryStem Cell Assays, May 21, 2014.

CCRM and Hemostemix to partner on developing cell therapies for cardiovascular disease. Biotechnology Focus, May 06, 2014.

California Stem Cell Institute Picks Industry Veteran as President. American Association for the Advancement of Science, April 30, 2014.

Podcast of Michael May on cell therapy reimbursement obstacles in the UK and North America. BioProcess International. 

Stem cells donation campaign on [Humber] campus. Humber Et Cetera, March 14, 2014.

Opening the door to opportunity in Singapore and Japan. Biotechnology Focus, January 29, 2014.

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