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CCRM in the News 2017

A sampling of media coverage that profiles or mentions CCRM

Repurposed drug could open door to more stem cell transplants. Technology Networks, December 21, 2017. 

A repurposed drug could be the key to successful stem cell transplants. Biotechnology Focus, December 20, 2017. 

Medicine by Design researchers seek to make blood stem cell transplants available to more patients. MbD, University of Toronto website. December 15, 2017. 

Stem Cells Meet AI in Quest to Mass-Produce Key Disease Fighters. Bloomberg, December 12, 2017.

The real health benefits of avocado. Chatelaine, November 30, 2017.

U of T Engineering celebrates industry collaborations and honours key partners. University of Toronto website, November 27, 2017.

Survivor: This woman's battle with leukemia is pointing the way to the future of healthcare. GE Reports, November 22, 2017.

Japan faces new competition in the race for 'regenerative medicine'. Nikkei Asian Review, November 8, 2017.

Canada Joins the CAR T-Cell Club. Alliance of Advanced BioMedical Engineering website. November 6, 2017.

New centre is tackling manufacturing challenge of cell therapy field. World Pharma Today, October 31, 2017.

The fast track for regenerative medicine. Biotechnology Focus, October 24, 2017.

Toronto makes pitch to be world's 'Stem Cell City' with new, state-of-the-art lab. U of T News, October 12, 2017.

Race to Market: Collaborating to Accelerate Cell Therapy. The Pulse, October 12, 2017.

Blog: Finding Inspiration at Home and Abroad. MTPConnect website, October 9, 2017.

CCRM and Affigen Partner to Develop Personalized Therapeutics for B-Cell Lymphoma, Leukemia. Lymphoma News Today, October 6, 2017. 

When science meets innovation: cell therapies. Hudson Institute of Medical Research, October 4, 2017. 

New Center Helps Scientists Reprogram The Immune System To Kill Cancer. GE Reports, September 28, 2017.

BlueRock Therapeutics: A regenerative medicine game-changer. The Ontario Investment Office website, August 29, 2017.

BlueRock Therapeutics opens R&D and manufacturing hub in Toronto. Betakit.com, August 17, 2017.

Michael May of CCRM talks about how to make the perfect pitch [podcast]. Biotechnology Focus, July 25, 2017. 

U of T's Creative Destruction Lab expands, focusing on regenerative medicine. U of T News, July 20, 2017.

Summer by Design draws emerging regenerative medicine leaders from around the world to U of T. Medicine by Design, University of Toronto website, July 16, 2017.

CCRM hosts BRM 2017, promotes innovation in regenerative medicine. Biotechnology Focus, July 14, 2017.

Advanced Therapies Investment Report 2017: The Challenges and Opportunities of the Advanced Therapy SectorPhacilitate, Biotech and Money co-publication. July 2017.

Stem cell conference at U of T to focus on entrepreneurship. U of T News, July 11, 2017.

Spotlight: Ontario's Regenerative Medicine Pipeline. Biotechnology Focus, June 30, 2017.

Tissue engineering pioneer Michael Sefton to lead Medicine by Design as Executive Director. University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine News, June 28, 2017.

CRISPR: Emerging applications for genome editing technology. Technology Networks, June 26, 2017.

Forging Partnerships In Regenerative Medicine Helps Make Canada A World Leader. National Post - Media Planet, June 22, 2017.

The big guys are here to stay. Biotechnology Focus, June 20, 2017. 

What is BlueRock working on? Biotechnology Focus, June 15, 2017.

Top 10 Stem Cell Companies on the NASDAQ. INN Daily, June 14, 2017.

U of T research helps pave the way for an off-the-shelf supply of cells for immunotherapy. Medicine by Design, University of Toronto website, May 25, 2017.

OIRM 2016 Annual Report. OIRM website, May 25, 2017.

BlueRock: Canada's stem cell contender on the journey from petri dish to clinical trial. Pharmaceutical-technology.com, May 22, 2017.

Streamlining Stem Cell Manufacturing. GEN, April 24, 2017.

$225M BlueRock Therapeutics "monster" a magnet for Canada's biotech sector. Financial Post, April 10, 2017.

Ontario's home-grown stem cell contender. Pharmacy Choice, March 21, 2017. 

Canada shoots for tech boost as Trump shuts doors. The Times of Israel, March 12, 2017. 

BrainStorm seeks early Health Canada nod for NurOwn treatment. Drug Delivery Business News, February 22, 2017. 

Observers urge care in earmarking funds for innovation clustersThe Hill Times, February 8, 2017. 

CCRM: Cultivating a culture of cooperation to advance the global regenerative medicine industry. RegMedNet, February 2, 2017.

Collaboration brings together MBA and PhD students to map regenerative medicine ecosystem. Medicine by Design, University of Toronto website. February 2, 2017. 

Une exposition sur les cellules souches au Musee du Fjord. Le Courrier de Saguenay, January 15, 2017.