CCRM in the News 2015

A sampling of media coverage that profiles or mentions CCRM

Gene Therapy to Treat HIV in Clinical Trial. Forbes, December 31, 2015

From Bench to Business. Canadian Journal of Medical Laboratory Science,Winter 2015. 

Stem cells: latest development and potential therapeutics. Biotechin.Asia,December 15, 2015. 

Third Annual 24 Hours of Stem Cells Virtual Conference. The Cell Culture Dish,December 10, 2015. 

Body parts to go.,December 2, 2015.

Banking on cord blood. Biotechnology Focus, November 20, 2015.

Canadian researchers recognized for diabetes breakthrough using stem cells. Forbes,November 20, 2015.

Highlights from #TMM2015. McMaster University’s Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute blog,November 13, 2015. 

Stem cell exhibit for kids is a hit with adults too. U of T News, November 10, 2015.

Regenerative medicine conference puts spotlight on Toronto. U of T News, October 30, 2015.

Where to Get Your Morning Stem Cell News? Top 15 Accounts to Follow on Twitter. BioInformant, October 28, 2015.

Canada’s emerging cell therapy biotech industry. Financial Post, October 27, 2015.

Canada’s regenerative medicine conference opens in Toronto. Biotechnology Focus, October 26, 2015.

Super Cells: The Power of stem cells exhibit for children at MaRS #Toronto. Teddy Out-Ready (parenting blog), October 21, 2015.

“Think Beyond a Single Batch” says Nick Timmins of CCRM. Future of Biopharma blog, October 21, 2015.

Timothy Kieffer to receive 2015 Till & McCulloch Award: Landmark Canadian paper advances knowledge to cure diabetes. Biotechnology Focus, October 16, 2015.

Analysis…Investing in the future [OIRM’s Dr. Janet Rossant on new $25M funding for stem cell research]. Pan European Networks: Science & Technology, Issue 16, October 12, 2015.

Equipment and resources are the key Bottlenecks in cell therapy commercialization. Future of Biopharma blog, October 2, 2015.

#TMM2015. McMaster University’s Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute blog, October 2, 2015.

U of T research facilities to expand in new partnership. Lab Product News, September 15, 2015.

U of T Expands Research Facilities in New Partnership with MaRS. U of T News, September 2, 2015

Returning to Form: New funding gives hope for 10 new therapies over the next 10 years. Bio Business,Sept./Oct. 2015.

$1.5B research fund announces first successful funding recipients. Lab Product News, August 12, 2015.

Q&A: Paul Spagnuolo, Cancer and Avocados. Laboratory Equipment, July 30, 2015.

CCRM takes on commercialization role with “Medicine by Design” initiative. Biotechnology Focus, July 30, 2015.

Researchers hope $114-million grant will make Toronto a hub for stem cell research​. The Globe and Mail, July 28, 2015. 

Behind the scenes of Medicine by Design with Molly Shoichet [CCRM advisor] and Peter Zandstra [Chief Scientific Officer]. U of T Engineering News, July 28, 2015.

Banking on cord blood. Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine, summer 2015.

Venture capital investors are flocking to burgeoning biotech startups. Financial Post, June 24, 2015. 

Gregory Bonfiglio, Proteus Venture – Investing exclusively in Regenerative Medicine. PharmaTelevision, June 22, 2015.

Quebec: ExCellThera Veut Transformer la Greffe de Cellules Souches. BiotechFinances,22 juin 2015 N-686

Ontario invests $25 million in stem cell research. Biotechnology Focus, June 22, 2015.

Ontario’s biotechs in good company with CCRM’s industry consortium. Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine, summer 2015. 

Avocados could hold the key to helping beat rare form of leukemiaThe Independent, June 16, 2015.

IRICoR and CCRM partner to launch ExCellThera. Biotechnology Focus, June 15, 2015.

A perfect storm in regenerative medicine. Biotechnology Focus, June 3, 2015.

A collaborative approach to advance stem cell research and commercialization. Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine, summer 2015.

New Investment Funds and Network to Accelerate RM CommercializationBioteCanada: insights Magazine,Spring 2015.

How to Grow a Regenerative Medicine Industry in Canada: Michael May of CCRM. The Life Sciences Report,April 23, 2015.

Stem Cell Research Promises Health and Economic Benefits. Media Planet/National Post,March 21, 2015. 

Commercialized cell therapies goal of regenerative medicine alliance. Lab Product News,March 20, 2015. 

Seeking to cure the incurable: Canada and Japan setting the world pace for innovations in RM. Financial Post,March 10, 2015. 

Newcastle Hosts Major Interactive Science Exhibit Exploring the Wonder of Stem Cells.,March 6, 2015. 

A Recipe for Life Sciences Commercialization. Life Science Leader, February 26, 2015. 

How Canada can capitalize on its stem cell technology advantage. Policy Options, February 18, 2015. 

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